WebAIM - Web Accessibility In Mind

E-mail List Archives

Re: Turning in/off inaccessible feature


From: Lucy GRECO
Date: Sep 13, 2019 3:50PM

Having the ability to turn off the column might be useful for more people
than just screen reader users however it really goes against my instinct to
come up with an alternative format just for screen reader users

On Fri, Sep 13, 2019, 2:36 PM glen walker < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:

> I'm guessing the pinning of the column effectively takes that column out of
> the table so that you can scroll the rest of it. I tried playing with a
> simple example to visually hide the table column but leave it in the table
> but my 5 min attempts didn't work. But I think the idea is worth
> pursuing. I also tried the headers attribute on the <td> but didn't have
> much luck with that either. But as mentioned, it was a quick test and only
> tried NVDA on firefox.
> > > > >