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title element (svg)

Screen reader support level: partial (6/12)

Voice Control support level: unknown

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About this feature

The title of an SVG

Age of results

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


Failing or partial results may be out of date. The oldest result is from 2 years ago. Consider running the associated tests and contributing results.


What are expectations?

Screen Reader support by expectation

ExpectationJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
MUST convey its namesupportedsupportedpartialsupportedsupportedsupportednoneunknownsupportednonepartial

Voice Control support by expectation

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

Expectation: convey its name


A screen reader user needs to know what to enter.

Strength of this expectation for different types of assistive technologies:

  • Screen Readers: MUST
  • Voice Control: NA
Screen Reader support for 'MUST convey its name'
TestJAWSNarratorNVDAOrcaTalkBackVoiceOver (iOS)VoiceOver (macOS)
HTML SVG element with SVG title elementsupportedsupportedpartialsupportedsupportedsupportednoneunknownsupportednonepartial