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Re: FF add-on for displaying accessible names ??

From: Michael A. Peters <mpeters@domblogger.net>
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 03:46:11 -0800
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
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Just a note - it appears that on FireFox one has to disable Content 
Security Policy on the website for this to work.

That is not a problem for my me as my purpose is to check in my 
development environment but I thought I would mention it.

On 11/15/2017 07:43 PM, Jonathan Avila wrote:
> The Visual ARIA
> Favlet<http://whatsock.com/training/matrices/visual-aria.htm>can be used
> to display the calculated accessible name.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael A. Peters [mailto:mpeters@domblogger.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 8:06 AM
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> Subject: FF add-on for displaying accessible names ??
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> Hi, I found a FireFox add-on that shows me landmarks, though it does not
> pick up on the semantic html5 tags unless I specifically add the role
> attribute. It has helped me understand how landmarks are seen.
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> Is there a similar add-on that would maybe show me the accessible name
> on mouseover instead of the the standard title attribute?
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> I know about the WAVE testing site and that works to see them but when
> auto-generating accessible names and tweaking code it would be useful if
> I could easily see what the resulting accessible name is on my dev machine.
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> If such an add-on exist, I did not find it.
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> Thanks.
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