Tag Archives: aria-checked

aria-selected (state)

Aria-selected state is used to notify when one or more items in a widget have selectable functionality. Eg: various tabs in a tab panel have selectable mechanism. In general the selected state is notified to the user with a change in color. The change in color notification will not be recognized by screen reading technologies.… Continue Reading aria-selected (state)

aria-pressed (state)

aria-pressed state is used to inform the user that an element is a toggle button. aria-checked(state) and aria-selected (state) (future link) are similar to aria-pressed. In normal state aria-pressed will be in release state and the value is false. When the user clicks or activates the button it changes to pressed state where the value… Continue Reading aria-pressed (state)

aria-checked (state)

aria-checked state is used to intimate the current state of a checkbox or radiobutton. When a native HTML checkbox or radiobutton controls are used the operating system API’s have the capability to recognize the role and the state. This identification will be dificult in case of custom checkboxes and radiobuttons. aria-checked has three possible values.… Continue Reading aria-checked (state)