[thelist] Flash MX article

Judah McAuley judah at wiredotter.com
Mon Mar 4 16:56:01 CST 2002

johnpeace wrote:
>>    You mean complaints such as you can't navigate with your
>>keyboard on the
>>Broadmoor Hotel reservations page?
> Whoops! Guess I didn't explore the app deeply enough...yeah, that would be
> an issue to usability. But, I think that teh inability to use the keyboard
> to navigate is not inherent to Flash, simply a 'feature' of this particular
> app.

Yeah, and the fact that I couldn't resize their tiny, tiny text.  I'm
running 1152 x 864 on a 19" monitor and their text was almost
unreadable.  Flash also captures keyboard events, so I can't close my
window with ctrl-w when the page is displaying a flash element.  That
annoys me.


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