Creating accessible forms


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Creating accessible forms

Creating an accessible form takes a minimal amount of work. The increased access that gives your users to your site makes it well worth the extra time. Just as with images and tables, Dreamweaver has accessibility features built into its form creation tools. Once you set the accessibility preferences for form elements in Dreamweaver, you are prompted from then on to set accessibility settings for form elements as you build the form. This workflow makes the process of building accessible forms quick and painless.

Let's take a moment to set our form accessibility preferences and review what you can do to make forms more accessible. So I'm just going to go right up to my Preferences. On the PC, that is Edit > Preferences. On the Mac, of course, it would be Dreamweaver > Preferences. Once again, I'm going to go to my Accessibility category. I'm just going to verify that form objects is checked. Again, that is the default. So unless someone has gone in there and manually c...

Creating accessible forms
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Creating accessible forms provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS5 Essential Training

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