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From: Ugurcan Kutluoglu
Date: Oct 11, 2017 11:41AM


Hi Greg,

The "alert" role should be on the live container, not the message.

<div class="text-center" role="alert" aria-live="assertive"
aria-atomic="true">
<asp:Literal runat="server"></asp:Literal>
</div>

Ugi

On Wed, Oct 11, 2017 at 10:26 AM, Greg Gamble < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:

> I have a Web Site, created under .Net 4.5 with C#. For the front end
> we're using the Bootstrap framework and jQuery. This is a Web Forms site,
> not MVC.
>
> My issue is in getting aria-live regions to announce an alert under NVDA.
>
> I have the following page markup.
>
> <div class="text-center" aria-live="assertive" aria-atomic="true">
> <asp:Literal runat="server"></asp:Literal>
> </div>
>
> The control asp:Literal is where I am injecting the following html:
>
> <p class='bg-success' style='padding: 4px;' role='alert'>
> <span class='glyphicon glyphicon-ok' aria-hidden='true'></span>;" +
> sMessage + "
> </p>
>
> NOTE: The literal control is like a place holder for content, but without
> any markup ... it simply shows the content you add to it as is
>
> The markup when I add the message looks like this:
>
> <div class="text-center" aria-live="polite" aria-atomic="true">
> <p class='bg-warning' style='padding: 4px;' role='alert'>
> <span class='glyphicon glyphicon-ok'
> aria-hidden='true'></span>
> record saved
> </p>
> </div>
>
> Prior to adding the message, the generated markup looks like this:
>
> <div class="text-center" aria-live="polite"
> aria-atomic="true">
>
> </div>
>
>
> It should announce the text, but I get nothing. I even tried injecting
> the text via JavaScript, but I get the same results ... or lack of.
>
> Any .net developers that have gotten this to work?
>
>
>
>
>
> Greg Gamble
> SBCTC - Olympia | Information Services
>
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