The sortable headers on lists/treeviews in the preferences (applications, cookie list, popup blocker exceptions list, password manager list, ...) are not keyboard-accessible

NEW
Unassigned

Status

()

P3
normal
4 years ago
3 years ago

People

(Reporter: norman.robinson.at.dhs, Unassigned)

Tracking

({access})

31 Branch
access
Points:
5
Bug Flags:
firefox-backlog +
in-testsuite ?
qe-verify +

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

Attachments

(1 attachment)

(Reporter)

Description

4 years ago
Created attachment 8542685 [details]
A. Applications table sort cannot be accessed or activated by keyboard (21(a), B01)

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:31.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/31.0
Build ID: 20141011074935

Steps to reproduce:

Location: From the menu select Tools>Options window>Applications tab. 

http://www.dhs.gov/sites/default/files/publications/DHS%20Section%20508%20Compliance%20Test%20Process%20for%20Applications%203.3.pdf#page=23


Actual results:

There is a text box that has two columns of sortable data, the column headers are clickable buttons that can be used to sort but are not available via the keyboard. 


Expected results:

Sorting should have been keyboard accessible.
(Reporter)

Updated

4 years ago
Keywords: access

Updated

4 years ago
Component: Untriaged → Preferences

Updated

4 years ago
Blocks: 1119733

Updated

4 years ago
Blocks: 1014201
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Points: --- → 5
Ever confirmed: true
Flags: qe-verify+
Flags: in-testsuite+
Flags: firefox-backlog+
OS: Windows 7 → All
Hardware: x86_64 → All
Summary: cannot be accessed or activated by keyboard → The sortable headers on lists/treeviews in the preferences (applications, cookie list, popup blocker exceptions list, password manager list, ...) are not keyboard-accessible

Updated

4 years ago
Flags: in-testsuite+ → in-testsuite?

Updated

4 years ago
See Also: → bug 1116587

Comment 1

4 years ago
This isn't a regression compared to the windowed prefs, so this doesn't need to block shipping.
No longer blocks: 1014201

Comment 2

3 years ago
Hi,

The feature to navigate through cookies exceptions was deactivated in the same time as other windows, certificates, app, ... as you mentioned in bug 1116587.
And since two months months already ! Bug Status is still NEW ???

This is an obvious regression !!!

It is possible to understand from which release the bug was introduced, please? And ask the developer that made it to roll back the modifications ? !!

Best Regards,

Comment 3

3 years ago
(In reply to kokoro from comment #2)
> Hi,
> 
> The feature to navigate through cookies exceptions was deactivated in the
> same time as other windows, certificates, app, ... as you mentioned in bug
> 1116587.
> And since two months months already ! Bug Status is still NEW ???
> 
> This is an obvious regression !!!
> 
> It is possible to understand from which release the bug was introduced,
> please? And ask the developer that made it to roll back the modifications ?
> !!
> 
> Best Regards,

As I noted in bug 1116587: I don't understand what issue you're talking about, but this isn't about "deactivating" anything. Please file a separate bug with detailed info about what issue you're seeing.

Please don't spam every bug in bugzilla you think might be related with identical comments.
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