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Re: Opening modal window without user action


From: Bruno Girard
Date: Mar 30, 2016 1:56PM

I think http://helenkeller.org/ pop up modal cannot be taken as a model.
With keyboard and screen reader, I was able to navigate everywhere on the
page, without closing the pop over, event in the content behind the gray
shadow. In my view, all elements which aren't in the pop over needs to be
unreachable when the pop over is displayed.

Also, in this site, the navigation item "Viewing Options" is coded has an
hyperlink, but it's interaction results in showing a pop over. In my mind,
this has to be a button, not an hyperlink.

I would like to thank everyone for the time and energy to answer my
Thanks Bruno

2016-03-28 18:45 GMT-04:00 Marc Solomon < <EMAIL REMOVED> >:

> On March 28, 2016 5:29:12 PM "Patrick H. Lauke" < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
> wrote:
> "It's the fact that it's being displayed
> (and yanks focus away) after a set timeout after the page has been loaded."
> Agreed, and is why I thought the example on hellenkeller.org might serve
> as a model for how and more specifically when to display a pop up modal
> that was not explicitly opened by the user. That is, on page load for first
> time visitors.
> Best,
> Marc
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