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li element (html)

Screen reader support level: partial (35/60)

Voice Control support level: not applicable

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Expectations

What are expectations?

Screen Reader support by expectation

ExpectationJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoiceOver for iOSVoiceOver for macOS
MUST convey an appropriate rolepartial (6/9)supportedsupportedpartial (2/3)supportedsome partial supportsome partial support
MUST convey the position in set informationpartial (3/9)supportedpartial (4/6)partial (1/3)partial (2/3)nonepartial (2/3)

Voice Control support by expectation

ExpectationDragon Naturally SpeakingVoice Access for AndroidVoice Control for iOSVoice Control for MacOS
Not applicable

Expectation: convey an appropriate role

Rationale: A screen reader user needs to know when they enter a list item.

Strength of these expectations for different types of assistive technologies:

  • Screen Readers: MUST
  • Voice Control: NA
ATBrowserHas Support
Dragon Naturally SpeakingGoogle Chromenot applicable
JAWSGoogle Chromepartial (2/3)
JAWSInternet Explorerpartial (2/3)
JAWSFirefox (desktop)partial (2/3)
NarratorMicrosoft Edgesupported
NVDAGoogle Chromesupported
NVDAFirefox (desktop)supported
OrcaFirefox (desktop)partial (2/3)
TalkBackGoogle Chrome (android)supported
Voice Access for AndroidGoogle Chrome (android)not applicable
Voice Control for iOSSafari (iOS)not applicable
Voice Control for MacOSSafari (macOS)not applicable
VoiceOver for iOSSafari (iOS)some partial support
VoiceOver for macOSSafari (macOS)some partial support

This expectation is referenced by 3 tests.

Tests that reference this expectation
Test nameScreen Reader supportVoice Control support
APG 1.1 Checkbox Example (Two State)partial (102/140)supported
HTML Ordered list testpartial (46/50)not applicable
HTML Unordered list testpartial (39/50)not applicable

Expectation: convey the position in set information

Rationale: A screen reader user needs to know their position in a list.

Strength of these expectations for different types of assistive technologies:

  • Screen Readers: MUST
  • Voice Control: NA
ATBrowserHas Support
Dragon Naturally SpeakingGoogle Chromenot applicable
JAWSGoogle Chromepartial (1/3)
JAWSInternet Explorerpartial (1/3)
JAWSFirefox (desktop)partial (1/3)
NarratorMicrosoft Edgesupported
NVDAGoogle Chromepartial (2/3)
NVDAFirefox (desktop)partial (2/3)
OrcaFirefox (desktop)partial (1/3)
TalkBackGoogle Chrome (android)partial (2/3)
Voice Access for AndroidGoogle Chrome (android)not applicable
Voice Control for iOSSafari (iOS)not applicable
Voice Control for MacOSSafari (macOS)not applicable
VoiceOver for iOSSafari (iOS)none
VoiceOver for macOSSafari (macOS)partial (2/3)

This expectation is referenced by 3 tests.

Tests that reference this expectation
Test nameScreen Reader supportVoice Control support
APG 1.1 Checkbox Example (Two State)partial (102/140)supported
HTML Ordered list testpartial (46/50)not applicable
HTML Unordered list testpartial (39/50)not applicable

Related features

These are features that are usually used in combination with this feature.

ol element (html)

DragonJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoice AccessVC iOSVC MacOSVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
not applicablesupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportednot applicablenot applicablenot applicablepartial (2/3)supported

ul element (html)

DragonJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoice AccessVC iOSVC MacOSVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
not applicablepartial (15/18)partial (5/6)partial (10/12)supportedsupportednot applicablenot applicablenot applicablepartial (2/6)partial (3/6)