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max attribute (html)

Screen Reader support level: supported

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About this feature

The min and max attributes indicate the allowed range of values for the element.

Age of results

Results across all tests for this feature range from 3 years ago to 5 years ago. Detailed dates and version information can be found in associated tests.


What are expectations?

Screen Reader support by expectation

ExpectationJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
MUST convey the propertysupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupported

Expectation: convey the property


The user needs to know how the current value compares to the maximum value

Strength of this expectation for different types of assistive technologies:

  • Screen Readers: MUST
  • Voice Control: NA


  • screen readers might announce the actual value of the maximum property.
  • screen readers might imply the value by conveying that the maximum has been reached
Screen Reader support for 'MUST convey the property'
TestJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
Basic html range input test applied to: input[type="range"] elementsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupported