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( A11y ) End of find text alert dialog text content is not accessible.




Disability Access APIs
13 years ago
12 years ago


(Reporter: chandrashekhar. korlahalli, Assigned: Louie Zhao)


1.7 Branch

Firefox Tracking Flags

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13 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 5.0)
Build Identifier: Mozilla 1.7 for Java Desk  top system.

Case 1:
End of find text alert dialog text content is not  accessible.

Case 2:
Already  with this file name file exist. Do you want save on it? Alert dialog 
text contents are not accessible.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install gnome 2.6 on linux ( suse ) version 9.
2.Start gnopernicus, requires logout & loginn. Re-start gnopernicus & wait till 
you hear the  speech.
3. start mozilla web browser, from main menu.
4. select edit > find menu item> find text dialog opens. 
5. Enter required text in  find edit text box. press find push button. keep 
pressing find push button till end.
Actual Results:  
Case 1:
Find alert dialog box pops up. screen reader does not read the dialog text 
content. It reads only title bar as " alert ". It is didfficult for the blind / 
low vision user to make out. with out  accessibility support.

Case 2:
Save the web page with the existin file name. Thus alert dialog pops up. Screen 
reader dois not read the alert dialog text content. It reads only title bar 
as " alert ". 

Expected Results:  
Alert  dialog box text content should be read by the screen reader in both 

Without ATK support blind / low vision users gets stuck.

Comment 1

13 years ago
Case 3;
Fill in form alert dialog box text contents are not accessible.


13 years ago
Assignee: general → Louie.Zhao
Component: General → Disability Access APIs
Product: Mozilla Application Suite → Core
Version: unspecified → 1.7 Branch


13 years ago
Blocks: 163832
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Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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