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Re: the state of contenteditable

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From: Jesse Hausler
Date: May 28, 2014 5:06PM


Oh, did this not make it into the final recommendation?
http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-aria-role-20070601/#textarea


On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 3:54 PM, Bryan Garaventa <
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> ARIA should be used to ensure proper AT mappings in the accessibility
> tree, and to set an explicit label for the field.
>
> There is no textarea role however, this should be textbox. See
> http://www.w3.org/TR/wai-aria/roles#textbox
>
> So, role="textbox" should be added to set the role, aria-multiline should
> be set to 'true' to set textarea-like input, and aria-label or
> aria-labelledby should be set to assign an explicit label for the field,
> all of which would be on the focusable element that includes
> contenteditable.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: <EMAIL REMOVED> [mailto:
> <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of Jesse Hausler
> Sent: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 2:38 PM
> To: WebAIM Discussion List
> Subject: Re: [WebAIM] the state of contenteditable
>
> Great topic.. i was just about to ask about contenteditable divs...
>
> We're looking to use this style of rich text editor and I was wondering if
> the contenteditable part was accessible, if we need to add role="textarea",
> etc..
>
> http://quilljs.com/examples/
>
> Don't get caught up on the keyboard trap or the inaccessible toolbar on
> the second example. Those can all be fixed by the developer.
>
> Jesse
>
>
> On Thu, May 22, 2014 at 12:02 PM, Detlev Fischer <
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>
> > Hi Jennison,
> >
> > I put together an example in Feb 2013 using contenteditable and
> > testing against several screen reader browser combos - sorry it is
> > dated but maybe a start:
> > http://www.3needs.org/en/testing/code/aria-label-1.html
> >
> > Of course suport might have improved since.
> >
> > Best, Detlev
> >
> > On 22 May 2014, at 20:24, Jennison Mark Asuncion <
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> >
> > > Hi there,
> > >
> > > I've been asked by a colleague for the current accessibility state
> > > of the contenteditable attribute. Is there any recommended ARIA
> > > support available if this is used?
> > >
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