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Re: Why are conflicts between native markup semantics and WAI-ARIA so complicated?

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 1 May 2018 16:07:59 +0100
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
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On 01/05/2018 15:52, Jeremy Echols wrote:
> I'm probably going to misspeak here, but this is my understanding: ARIA lets you tell assistive technology to interpret something differently from how the browser sees it.  ARIA cannot, however, change an element's behavior in any way.

I'd say that's a fairly accurate summary *grin*

Patrick H. Lauke

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