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Re: Is this table an acceptably accessible method of marking up this information?


From: Patrick H. Lauke
Date: Apr 20, 2005 2:33PM

Don Hinshaw wrote:

> how does one work with a table
> interactively, and how does that affect how it should be coded?

As an example, in JAWS users can navigate the table cell by cell, going up/down/left/right, get information on what headers apply to the current cell, etc. Many users wouldn't just load the page and have it read top to bottom...they'll be skipping around, increasing the speed to get an overview, jumping back to certain sections, and - in this case - navigate the table to find out its contents.

Patrick H. Lauke