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RE: Tabindex and radio buttons


From: julian.rickards@ndm.gov.on.ca
Date: Jan 27, 2003 12:36PM

> > I'm having trouble getting tabindex to work with a set of radio
> > buttons (simple yes/no). The tab passes over the radio button
> > whose value is set at "1".

Might in fact it be that tabbing simply takes the person to the group of
options, not specifically through every item of the group as well. For
example, we wouldn't want to tab to a long select list and then through all
100 items within the select list. Maybe this behaviour is intended.

My 2 cents,


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