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jnutella
01-23-2009, 06:03 PM
Nothing happens when i use the accesskey

this is the code it give me when done entering a text field using spry validation

<input type="text" name="name" id="name" accesskey="n"> (or any letter i use)

Thanks

coloeagle
01-23-2009, 06:17 PM
Hi jnutella, welcome to the forum.

Not to avoid answering your question. But you may want to rethink the use of access keys.

Take a read of these.
Providing Keyboard Shortcuts Using accesskeys (http://www.webaim.org/techniques/keyboard/accesskey.php#use)
Nomensa on accesskeys (http://www.nomensa.com/resources/articles/accessibility-articles/access-keys.html)
Webcredible on accesskeys (point 4) (http://www.webcredible.co.uk/user-friendly-resources/web-accessibility/errors.shtml)

jnutella
01-23-2009, 07:34 PM
not working in fire fox don't know why

is there a fix for it

thanks

domedia
01-23-2009, 08:01 PM
Yes it does work for Firefox. Remember that different browsers use different key combinations to access accesskeys.

jnutella
01-23-2009, 08:38 PM
Yes I have to use shift + alt then my accesss key

Thanks