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Re: Progress tracker in Workflow - What is best accessibility practice?

From: Michiel Bijl (list) <michiel.list@moiety.me>
Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:53:04 +0000
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Cc: W3C WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
To: Gijs Veyfeyken <gijs@anysurfer.be>
I would also advice the use of aria-current if you want something that is future proof. If you want something that works now Patrick’s solutions is solid :).

Relevant bug for NVDA <https://github.com/nvaccess/nvda/issues/6358>.

— Michiel

> On 26 Jan 2017, at 10:24, Gijs Veyfeyken <gijs@anysurfer.be> wrote:
> 
> Screenreader support for aria-current at the bottom:
> https://ljwatson.github.io/design-patterns/aria-current/ <https://ljwatson.github.io/design-patterns/aria-current/> 
> 
> Gijs
> 
>> On 26 Jan 2017, at 11:17, Gijs Veyfeyken <gijs@anysurfer.be <mailto:gijs@anysurfer.be>> wrote:
>> 
>> The aria-current attribute might be an interesting alternative to the hidden text?
>> http://tink.uk/using-the-aria-current-attribute/ <http://tink.uk/using-the-aria-current-attribute/> 
>> 
>> I don't know how well it's supported. Worked with VoiceOver just now.
>> 
>> Kind regards,
>> 
>> Gijs
>> 
>> ---
>> Gijs Veyfeyken
>> AnySurfer - towards an accessible internet
>> http://www.anysurfer.be/en <http://www.anysurfer.be/en>
>> Brussels - Belgium
>> 
>>> On 26 Jan 2017, at 11:03, Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk <mailto:redux@splintered.co.uk>> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Depends on actual context/content, but gut feeling: an ordered list?
>>> 
>>> <ol>
>>> <li>Your order details</li>
>>> <li>Shipping details</li>
>>> <li><span class="visually-hidden-but-accessible">Current step: </span>Billing details</li>
>>> <li>Confirmation</li>
>>> </ol>
>>> 
>>> P
>>> 
>>> On 26/01/2017 09:47, Lars Ballieu Christensen wrote:
>>>> Hi all,
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Greetings from Denmark.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> We are currently researching good, accessible ways of addition progress
>>>> trackers in digital workflows such as e-commerce solutions that enables
>>>> users to know where they are in the process. I would greatly appreciate
>>>> pointers to any work done on the subject, good practice examples etc.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Venligst/Kind regards
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Lars
>>>> 
>>>> ----
>>>> 
>>>> Lars Ballieu Christensen
>>>> 
>>>> Rådgiver/Adviser, Ph.D., M.Sc., Sensus ApS
>>>> 
>>>> Specialister i tilgængelighed/Accessibility Consultants
>>>> 
>>>> Tel: +45 48 22 10 03 – Mobil: +45 40 32 68 23 - Skype: Ballieu
>>>> 
>>>> Mail: lbc@sensus.dk <mailto:lbc@sensus.dk> <mailto:lbc@sensus.dk <mailto:lbc@sensus.dk>> – Web: www.sensus..dk
>>>> <http://www.sensus.dk/ <http://www.sensus.dk/>> &
>>>> 
>>>> www.robobraille.org <http://www.robobraille.org/> <http://www.robobraille.org/ <http://www.robobraille.org/>>
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Vi arbejder for et tilgængeligt og rummeligt informationssamfund
>>>> 
>>>> Working for an accessible and inclusive information society
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> -- 
>>> Patrick H. Lauke
>>> 
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>> 
> 
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