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input[type="hidden"] element (html)

Screen Reader support level: unknown

Voice Control support level: unknown

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Age of results

Results across all tests for this feature range from Invalid date to Invalid date. Detailed dates and version information can be found in associated tests.


What are expectations?

Screen Reader support by expectation

ExpectationJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
Not applicable

Voice Control support by expectation

ExpectationDragon Naturally SpeakingVoice Access (Android)Voice Control (iOS)Voice Control (MacOS)Windows Speech RecognitionWindows Voice Access
Not applicable

Expectation: not be able to find the control


A screen reader user must not be able to find the control because it is hidden.

Strength of this expectation for different types of assistive technologies:

  • Screen Readers: MUST
  • Voice Control: MUST


  • A screen reader skip the control when navigating.

No tests reference this expectation yet.