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title element (svg)

Support level: partial (3/9)

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A type of live region with important, and usually time-sensitive, information. See related alertdialog and status.


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

partial (3/9)

Summary of support by expectation and assistive technology

ExpectationDragon Naturally SpeakingJAWSNarratorNVDATalkBackVoiceOver for iOSVoiceOver for macOS
MUST convey title as the accessible name if it is not overriddennot applicablepartial (2/3)noneno known supportsupportednonenone

The screen reader MUST convey title as the accessible name if it is not overridden

ATBrowserHas Support
Dragon Naturally SpeakingGoogle Chromenot applicable
JAWSGoogle Chromesupported
JAWSInternet Explorersupported
JAWSFirefox (desktop)none
NarratorMicrosoft Edgenone
NVDAGoogle Chromeunknown
NVDAFirefox (desktop)none
TalkBackGoogle Chrome (android)supported
VoiceOver for iOSSafari (iOS)none
VoiceOver for macOSSafari (macOS)none

This expectation is referenced by 1 tests.

Tests that reference this expectation
test namehas support
HTML SVG element with SVG title elementpartial (3/9)