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figure element (html)

Support level: partial (37/117)

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Expectations

Expectations are conditions that must be met for the feature to be considered as "supported". Only "MUST" expectations need to be met for minimal "support". "SHOULD" and "MAY" expectations indicates support that goes above and beyond. Note that there is not an explicit standard that dictates these expectations, and as such, they are likely opinionated. As such, a feature might not meet all "MUST" expectations but still be usable (potentially frustratingly so). Additionally, the assistive technology may provide many different commands to read, navigate, or otherwise interact with a feature. Only one command is required to pass for the expectation to be minimally supported.

Summary of support by expectation type

MUSTSHOULDMAY
partial (37/117)

Summary of support by expectation and assistive technology

ExpectationDragon Naturally SpeakingJAWSNarratorNVDATalkBackVoiceOver for iOSVoiceOver for macOS
MUST the figure rolenot applicablepartial (26/39)some partial supportnonenonenonepartial (11/13)

The screen reader MUST the figure role

ATBrowserHas Support
Dragon Naturally SpeakingGoogle Chromenot applicable
JAWSGoogle Chromepartial (11/13)
JAWSInternet Explorerpartial (2/13)
JAWSFirefox (desktop)supported
NarratorMicrosoft Edgesome partial support
NVDAGoogle Chromenone
NVDAFirefox (desktop)none
TalkBackGoogle Chrome (android)none
VoiceOver for iOSSafari (iOS)none
VoiceOver for macOSSafari (macOS)partial (11/13)

This expectation is referenced by 13 tests.

Tests that reference this expectation
test namehas support
Figure test 1partial (3/9)
Figure test 10partial (4/9)
Figure test 11partial (3/9)
Figure test 12partial (2/9)
Figure test 13partial (3/9)
Figure test 2partial (2/9)
Figure test 3partial (2/9)
Figure test 4partial (3/9)
Figure test 5partial (3/9)
Figure test 6partial (2/9)
Figure test 7partial (3/9)
Figure test 8partial (3/9)
Figure test 9partial (4/9)