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aria-label attribute (aria)

Screen reader support level: partial (18/20)

Voice Control support level: supported

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About this feature

Defines a string value that labels the current element. See related aria-labelledby.

Age of results

Results across all tests for this feature range from 2 months ago to 6 months ago. Detailed dates and version information can be found in associated tests.

Failing and partial results are between 6 months ago and 6 months ago.

Expectations

What are expectations?

Screen Reader support by expectation

ExpectationJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
ChromeIEFirefoxEdgeChromeFirefoxFirefoxChromeSafariSafari
MUST contribute to the accessible namesupportedsupportedsupportedpartial (1/2)supportedsupportedpartial (1/2)supportedsupportedsupported

Voice Control support by expectation

ExpectationDragon Naturally SpeakingVoice Access (Android)Voice Control (iOS)Voice Control (MacOS)Windows Speech Recognition
ChromeChromeSafariSafariChrome
MUST contribute to the accessible namesupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupported

Expectation: contribute to the accessible name

Strength of these expectations for different types of assistive technologies:

  • Screen Readers: MUST
  • Voice Control: MUST
Screen Reader support for 'MUST contribute to the accessible name'
TestJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
ChromeIEFirefoxEdgeChromeFirefoxFirefoxChromeSafariSafari
HTML section element with an accessible name (aria-label)supportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedpartialsupportedsupportedsupported
aria-label testsupportedsupportedsupportedpartialsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupported
Voice Control support for 'MUST contribute to the accessible name'
TestDragon Naturally SpeakingVoice Access (Android)Voice Control (iOS)Voice Control (MacOS)Windows Speech Recognition
ChromeChromeSafariSafariChrome
HTML section element with an accessible name (aria-label)not applicablenot applicablenot applicablenot applicablenot applicable
aria-label testsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupported