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Re: Accessible Drop Down menus using Form tag


From: Alastair Campbell
Date: Nov 29, 2006 4:00AM

> Does anyone know why this method is considered the best,
> apart from that it doesn't use JavaScript?

I would assume because it doesn't use an "onchange" event, which is
tricky with a keyboard. Unless you know a particular key-combination
(possibly alt-down?) the event fires on the first change.

I.e. Without a 'go' button, you press down to get the next option and it
sends you to the page.

Kind regards,


Alastair Campbell | Director of User Experience

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