The following access keys are implemented for all UCLO pages
with new styling:
Our implementation follows the
UK Government access keys standard.
Most browsers activate access keys by pressing "ALT + key". For
Internet Explorer this needs to be followed by pressing ENTER.
An overview of the different browser behaviours can be found on the
BBC's Accesskeys Page.
The default access key activation in Firefox has changed from
"ALT + key" in version 1.5 to "ALT-SHIFT + key" in version 2.0.
Numerical access keys were broken in version 188.8.131.52 but fixed from
It is possible to revert to the old behaviour of access key activation
via the ALT key by
modifying the browser configuration:
ui.key.contentAccess default integer 5
This modification changes the menu-activation keys from ALT-SHIFT to ALT.
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