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Keyboard interaction in menus

From: Ajay Sharma <ajaysharma89003@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:27:34 +0530
Message-Id: <37170F7D-9586-4791-A075-955CA89A2739@gmail.com>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Hi there,

I am seeking for help to understand the impact of issue with the keyboard interaction  in the menus on the web.

As mentioned at https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/wiki/Using_ARIA_menus, it is required that the menus on the menu bar should be navigable by using arrow keys, but this is not in practice for majority of websites, so is it a violation of 2.1.1, or it is more of a usability issue?

As a matter of fact it would be good to have similar keyboard interactionfor the widgets on desktop and as well as on the  web, please share your thoughts.

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