div

Div


Div with aria-describedby
  div div, tabindex="0" div in application mode div, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Says press key combination to read descriptive text Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Says press key combination to read descriptive text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, reads aria-describedby twice
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, skips div text.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes.

Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.

Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

Div with aria-describedby, display: none
  div div, tabindex="0" div in application mode div, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, reads aria-describedby twice
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, skips div text.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes.

Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.

Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

form

Form


Form with aria-describedby
  form form in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No, Says press key combination to read descriptive text. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No, Says press key combination to read descriptive text. Tabbing/Onclick: No
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads surrounding text first. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads surrounding text first. Hover: No.
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text label Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text label
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

Form with aria-describedby, display: none
  form form in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads surrounding text first. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads surrounding text first. Hover: No.
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text label Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text label
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

heading

Heading


Heading with aria-describedby
  heading heading, tabindex="0" heading in application mode heading, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit" Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit"
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text also. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

Heading with aria-describedby, display: none
  heading heading, tabindex="0" heading in application mode heading, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit" Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit"
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text also. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

Role="heading"


Role="heading" with aria-describedby
  role="heading" role="heading", tabindex="0" role="heading" in application mode role="heading", tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Says press key combination to read descriptive text Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Says press key combination to read descriptive text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit" Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit"
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text also. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, incorrectly says "edit".
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

Role="heading" with aria-describedby, display: none
  role="heading" role="heading", tabindex="0" role="heading" in application mode role="heading", tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit"
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text also. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element:No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

image

Image


<img> with alt, with aria-describedby
  <img> <img>, tabindex="0" <img> in application mode <img>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and filepath
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and filepath
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and file path
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text first Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and file path first
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No, Says press key combination to read descriptive text. Hover: Yes, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes, reads alt text
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; Reads alt text. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; Reads alt text.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

<img> with alt, with aria-describedby, display: none
  <img> <img>, tabindex="0" <img> in application mode <img>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and filepath
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and filepath
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and file path
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and file path first
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes, reads alt text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes, reads alt text
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; Reads alt text. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; Reads alt text.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

<img> without alt, with aria-describedby
  <img> <img>, tabindex="0" <img> in application mode <img>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads filepath
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads filepath
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads file path
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads file path first.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

<img> without alt, with aria-describedby, display: none
  <img> <img>, tabindex="0" <img> in application mode <img>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and filepath
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads filepath
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads file path first.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

<img> with null alt, with aria-describedby
  <img> <img>, tabindex="0" <img> in application mode <img>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and filepath
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads filepath
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads file path
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads file path first.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, says "blank". Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

<img> with null alt, with aria-describedby, display: none
  <img> <img>, tabindex="0" <img> in application mode <img>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads alt text and filepath
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads filepath
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads file path
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Doesn't read image at all. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads file path first.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, says "blank". Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

input type="text"

input type="text"


<input type="text"> with aria-describedby ONLY (no <label>)
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

<input type="text"> with aria-describedby ONLY (no <label>), display: none
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

input with aria-describedby (plus id/for label)
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

input with aria-describedby (plus id/for label), display: none
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

input with aria-describedby (plus wrapped label, with "for")
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

input with aria-describedby (plus wrapped label, with "for"), display: none
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

input with aria-describedby (plus wrapped label, no "for")
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

input with aria-describedby (plus wrapped label, no "for"), display: none
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No, Navigate by Element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No, Navigate by Element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

input with aria-describedby (with no label)
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No, Navigate by Element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No, Navigate by Element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

input with aria-describedby (with no label), display: none
  input input in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, skips text
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, skips text
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Hover: Yes
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

link

Link


Link with aria-describedby
  link link in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text and aria-describedby Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text and aria-describedby
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text first. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text first. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, also reads text. Navigate by link: Yes. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, also reads text. Hover: No
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

Link with aria-describedby, display: none
  link link in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, also reads text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, also reads text
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text first. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads link text
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, also reads text. Navigate by link: Yes. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, also reads text. Hover: No
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

list (ul)

Unordered List


<ul> with aria-describedby
  <ul> <ul>, tabindex="0" <ul> in application mode <ul>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, doesn't read list text
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, doesn't read list text
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, says "listbox read-only"
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads only aria-describedby. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads only aria-describedby. Hover: No.
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces list text Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces list text
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

<ul> with aria-describedby, display: none
  <ul> <ul>, tabindex="0" <ul> in application mode <ul>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, doesn't read list text
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, doesn't read list text
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, says "listbox read-only"
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads only aria-describedby. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads only aria-describedby. Hover: No.
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces list text Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces list text
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading & Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by Element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

list item (li)

Unordered List Item


<li> with aria-describedby
  <li> <li>, tabindex="0" <li> in application mode <li>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first, reads aria-describedby twice Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first, reads aria-describedby twice
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads <li> text also, reads aria-describedby twice Continuous Reading: No. Yes, reads <li> text also, reads aria-describedby twice, says "listbox read-only"
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads <li> text first. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads <li> text first. Hover: No.
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads <li> text also, reads aria-describedby twice
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes, reads text also. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes, reads text also. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes, reads text also. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes, reads text also. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

<li> with aria-describedby, display: none
  <li> <li>, tabindex="0" <li> in application mode <li>, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads <li> text also, reads aria-describedby twice Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, says "listbox read-only"
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads <li> text first. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads <li> text first. Hover: No.
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads list item text first
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads <li> text also
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes, reads text also. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes, reads text also. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes, reads text also. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes, reads text also. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

paragraph

Paragraph


Paragraph with aria-describedby
  paragraph paragraph, tabindex="0" paragraph in application mode paragraph, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Says press key combination to read descriptive text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Says press key combination to read descriptive text Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, incorrectly says "edit".
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit" Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit"
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

Paragraph with aria-describedby, display: none
  paragraph paragraph, tabindex="0" paragraph in application mode paragraph, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, incorrectly says "edit".
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit" Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads heading text, incorrectly says "edit"
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

span

Span


Span with aria-describedby
  span span, tabindex="0" span in application mode span, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Says press key combination to read descriptive text Continuous Reading &Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, reads aria-describedby twice
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads span text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No.
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads span text first.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading &Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, says "text frame." Hover: No
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

Span with aria-describedby, display: none
  span span, tabindex="0" span in application mode span, tabindex="0" in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9        
JAWS 14, IE 10        
JAWS 14, IE 11        
JAWS 15, IE 9        
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
JAWS 14, Firefox 32        
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading &Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, reads aria-describedby twice
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads span text first.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads text first. Hover: No.
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads span text first.
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Hover: No. Continuous Reading: No. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text, says "text frame." Hover: No
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element: No. Tabbing/Onclick: No.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)        
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)        
TalkBack, Firefox        
TalkBack, Chrome        

textarea

Textarea


textarea with aria-describedby ONLY (no <label>)
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby ONLY (no <label>), display: none
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (plus id/for label)
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (plus id/for label), display: none
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (plus wrapped label, with "for")
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (plus wrapped label, with "for"), display: none
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (plus wrapped label, no "for")
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (plus wrapped label, no "for"), display: none
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label first
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, reads label
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds; also reads label.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (with no label)
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (with no label), display: none
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (with no label, and no nearby text)
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome    

textarea with aria-describedby (with no label, and no nearby text), display: none
  textarea textarea in application mode
JAWS 14, IE 9    
JAWS 14, IE 10    
JAWS 14, IE 11    
JAWS 15, IE 9    
JAWS 15, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 15, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
JAWS 14, Firefox 32    
JAWS 15, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 9 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
NVDA, IE 10 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, replaces text. Hover: No
NVDA, IE 11 Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes Continuous Reading: No. Hover: No. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes
NVDA, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes. Continuous Reading: No. Tabbing/Onclick & Hover: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (Mac) Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds. Continuous Reading: No. Navigate by element OR Tabbing/Onclick: Yes, after delay of several seconds.
VoiceOver, Firefox 33 Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes. Continuous Reading: Yes. Navigate by Element: Yes. Tabbing/Onclick: Yes.
VoiceOver, Safari (iPhone)    
VoiceOver, Safari (iPad)    
TalkBack, Firefox    
TalkBack, Chrome