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Re: Keyboard behavior with JAWS


From: Bossley, Pete
Date: Aug 26, 2015 2:47PM

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From: WebAIM-Forum [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of pratik roy
Sent: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 1:27 PM
Subject: Re: [WebAIM] Keyboard behavior with JAWS

Correct guess!

Our developers are using <div> with tabindex="0" and role="button", so you can say these are fake buttons.

Can you explain why the use of a fake button? A real button would negate the need to manually trap for keyboard interaction...