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RE: Javascript Rollovers and accessibility


From: Leo Smith
Date: Jan 22, 2003 7:01AM

> However, if you go to
> http://www.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndm/mines/ims/pub/default_e.asp
> <http://www.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndm/mines/ims/pub/default_e.asp>; , you
> will see that the mouseover left navbar links provides additional
> information. However, using the <noscript> tag, the additional
> information is provided to the non-JavaScript users.

In the case mentioned above the additional information is not
presented to keyboard only users when tabbing through the links -
perhaps using onfocus and onblur for these disjointed rollovers
might solve that issue.



Leo Smith
Web Designer/Developer
USM Office of Publications and Marketing
University of Southern Maine

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