From Bugzilla Helper: User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.0.0) Gecko/20020530 BuildID: 200205053012 On my site, http://www.geocities.com/slgrainger/images/index.html, at the top of the left hand frame an image map I have with the alt attribute filled in. When the mouse is on the image map, which is the bar on the t-square, the text from the alt attribute does not display. It displays on Netscape 6.2 and IE 6.0. I am a student and my teacher for this HTML class asked me to report this. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Navigate to http://www.geocities.com/slgrainger/images/index.html 2.Place cursor of the mouse over the t-bar of the t-square in the image in the upper part of left-hand frame. Actual Results: The text, "This links to the Technical Skills section on my resume." does not appear. Expected Results: The text, "This links to the Technical Skills section on my resume." should appear. <!-- Client Side Image Map --> <img src="webtools.jpg" alt="Web Tools Logo" align="top" height="115" width="95" usemap="#techskills"> <map name="techskills"> <area shape="rect" coords="37,20,55,115" href="resume.html#technical" target="_blank" alt="This links to the Technical Skills section on my resume."> <area shape="default" href="resume.html"> </map>
The alt property is what is used when an image can't be / isn't displayed. http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/objects.html#alternate-text The title property is what is used as the tooltip text. http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/global.html#title *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 25537 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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