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Re: Accessible Drop Down menus using Form tag

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From: Austin, Darrel
Date: Nov 29, 2006 9:40AM




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

It's preferred for the very reason you state: it doesn't require
javascript.

I, personally, also find it more usable. If I see a menu like this, I
don't know what's under it, so I might click on it just to see the
options. Often, if I accidently click on an item just to close it, it
will automatically trigger the javscript and take me to a different page
when that wasn't necessarily my intention. Very annoying.

-Darrel