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Re: no mouse activity

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From: Mallory van Achterberg
Date: Oct 29, 2014 8:20AM


On Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 01:45:36PM +0000, Stanzel, Susan - FSA, Kansas City, MO wrote:
> Hi Listers,
>
> In testing an application here at USDA, Farm Service Agency, I am having a problem and I am sure there is some success criteria I can site for this problem. When using the keyboard, with or without JAWS, there is a time out which happens. I am sure this is tied to not moving the mouse in a certain length of time. Do any of you know what WCAG2.0 criteria this is breaking?

Perhaps this one: SC 2.2.1

http://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/time-limits-required-behaviors.html

But the idea that there is only a timer for non-mousers sounds more
like an unintended bug rather than a feature.

_mallory