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RE: Select lists and automatically forwarding onchange


From: Austin, Darrel
Date: Nov 29, 2005 1:40PM

> You can snoop anyway - use ctrl+down arrow to open the
> select, then arrow to your satisfaction. Escape will close
> the list, enter will select a focused item.

I could do that, but often I just want to click it with the mouse and
scroll thorugh. Then get rid of it. Sometime (perhaps unconsciously)
just clicking an arbitrary item to close it.

I'm speaking from a usability standpoint moreso than accessibility.