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RE: Accessible forms question

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From: Jim Thatcher
Date: May 31, 2005 8:32AM


Jim:
> Have a client side
> script that checks the sizes rather burdening the listener -

Patrick:
Are you suggesting a javascript that automatically sets the focus to
the next segment when a certain character count has been reached?

Definitely not. Actually I withdraw the suggestion about checking sizes -
and yes, use max length (3, 2, 3).

The main point is that designers will want to do this kind of thing so a
redesign isn't the best answer; the question is how to provide the
information to a user who doesn't see the layout.

Jim

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