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From User Agent Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 (2002-12-17) | Glossary for this source

In this document, "to alert" means to make the user aware of some event, without requiring acknowledgement. For example, the user agent may alert the user that new content is available on the server by displaying a text message in the user agent's status bar. See checkpoint 1.3 for requirements about alerts.

From Authoring Tool Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 (2000-02-03) | Glossary for this source

An "alert" draws the author's attention to an event or situation. It may require a response from the author.

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