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Re: IE9 will not support aria-labelledby or aria-describedby - reactivating this bug for further consideration.

From: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 10 Jul 2010 16:52:59 +0100
Message-ID: <AANLkTinY8oyIchL3fhccGaBhBIUqZXvnhbKUqVyoj1yU@mail.gmail.com>
To: W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Cc: Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>
good news on this:
IE team say:

*We are reactivating this bug for further consideration.*  We will resolve
the bug when have concluded our investigation and will update the resolution
appropriately at that time.



This notification was generated for feedback item: IE platform preview does
not support multiple values in aria-labelledby and does not support
aria-describedby (
http://connect.microsoft.com/IE/feedback/details/555280/ie-platform-preview-does-not-support-multiple-values-in-aria-labelledby-and-does-not-support-aria-describedby)
which you submitted at the Microsoft Connect (http://connect.microsoft.com)
site.



Thanks again for your feedback!

Best Regards,

The IE Team


On 28 June 2010 22:28, Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:

> I opened a bug in the IE bug database because IE 8 only supports
> aria-labelledby with a single id value and it does not support
> aria-describedby at all.
> I provided test cases
> http://www.paciellogroup.com/blog/aria-tests/aria-labelledby-input.html
>
> today i recieved disappointing news in repsonse to the bug
>
> "At this time we do not plan on fixing this issue."
>   --
> with regards
>
> Steve Faulkner
> Technical Director - TPG Europe
> Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium
>
> www.paciellogroup.com | www.wat-c.org
> Web Accessibility Toolbar -
> http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/wat-ie-about.html
>



-- 
with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG Europe
Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium

www.paciellogroup.com | www.wat-c.org
Web Accessibility Toolbar -
http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/wat-ie-about.html
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