Re: Synonym for "cycle through"

Subject: Re: Synonym for "cycle through"
From: Dossy Shiobara <dossy -at- panoptic -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2011 11:41:13 -0400

Pro-tip: Blind people can't read screenshots. Using screenshots to
supplement writing is great; using screenshots instead of writing is FAIL.

On 10/14/11 11:31 AM, Lynne Wright wrote:
> Here's a tip though... rather than using descriptive passages, such as "has a black background with white text"... if you really need to give readers an idea of what they're dealing with, why not include a screen shot instead? Then they can see what the arrows and crowded markers (whatever they are) look like. Its quicker and easier for readers to take in info from an illustration, rather than having to plow through a long string of words describing the window.

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dossy -at- panoptic -dot- com | is to laugh at your own folly -- then you | can let go and quickly move on." (p. 70)
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