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Re: why AIRA need to see the hidden element?

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Jul 2012 13:21:22 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEhSh3efaATXtnZd1+Li7hxYGZCjiSjpHbhNxvGeLpZThO8znw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Sunyang (Eric)" <eric.sun@huawei.com>
Cc: HTML WG LIST <public-html@w3.org>
On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 9:31 AM, Sunyang (Eric) <eric.sun@huawei.com> wrote:
> So why we would like ARIA see the hidden element?

There's no particular use case for it that isn't better addressed by
@aria-label or CSS.

The thinking is, regardless of what the specs say, authors will expect
hidden content referenced from unhidden content to be accessible.

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Sunday, 15 July 2012 12:22:09 UTC

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