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Re: Button and textual equivalent


From: Patrick H. Lauke
Date: Dec 6, 2014 9:06AM

On 06/12/2014 15:52, Patrick H. Lauke wrote:

> NVDA, strangely, did not announce anything for me in Firefox, and in IE
> "button, search". Note that it seems IE does not correctly use/expose
> aria-label as the accName (tested using aViewer [1]), so this last
> result is likely due to NVDA doing some kind of remediation work and
> announcing the role and value of the control.

Ah, it seems the problem was when copy/pasting Lucy's code, I overlooked
the line break between


Removing this line break made NVDA/IE correctly announce "button, search
button" and IE expose "search button" as the accName.

(also, forgot to add the link to aViewer in my previous email:

Patrick H. Lauke

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