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Test: Implicit label

Current support: partial (9/10)

This style of labeling does not use IDs.

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Test HTML

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
    <title>HTML label element - implicit</title>
</head>
<body>
<label>
    Your name
    <input id="target" type="text" />
</label>
</body>
</html>

Support tables

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

MUSTSHOULDMAY
partial (9/10)

Summary of support by expectation and assistive technology

ExpectationDragon Naturally SpeakingJAWSNarratorNVDATalkBackVoiceOver for iOSVoiceOver for macOS
label element
MUST correctly compute the accessible namenonesupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupportedsupported

* means that some support is hidden behind settings

Detailed support results by expectation

label element: The assistive technology MUST correctly compute the accessible name

Grading method: Just one of the listed commands must pass for the expectation to pass.

This expectation is from the label element feature.

ATBrowserHas SupportOutputAction
Dragon Naturally SpeakingGoogle Chromenone
  • Result: (fail)
    • command: "Click <text>" (Activate actionable item)
    • Output: (input was not focused)
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JAWSGoogle Chromeyes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: "Your name, edit, type in text"
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JAWSInternet Exploreryes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: "Your name, edit, type in text"
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JAWSFirefox (desktop)yes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: "Your name, edit, type in text"
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NarratorMicrosoft Edgeyes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Down arrow (Read next item (scan mode))
    • Output: "Your name"
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: "Your name, edit"
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NVDAGoogle Chromeyes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: down arrow (Read next item)
    • Output: "Clickable, Your name, edit"
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: "Your name, edit, blank"
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NVDAFirefox (desktop)yes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: down arrow (Read next item)
    • Output: "Clickable, Your name, edit, has auto complete"
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: "Your name, edit, has auto complete, blank"
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TalkBackGoogle Chrome (android)yes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Swipe right (Read next item)
    • Output: "Your name, edit"
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VoiceOver for iOSSafari (iOS)yes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Swipe Right (Next item)
    • Output: "Your name, text field"
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VoiceOver for macOSSafari (macOS)yes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: VO + Right arrow (Read next item)
    • Output: your name, edit text
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: your name, edit text
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Extended Support for: label element: The assistive technology MUST correctly compute the accessible name

These are less common combinations

ATBrowserHas SupportOutputAction
Dragon Naturally Speaking 15.30Internet Explorer 11.134none
  • Result: (fail)
    • command: "Click <text>" (Activate actionable item)
    • Output: (input was not focused)
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Dragon Naturally Speaking 15.30Firefox (desktop) 63.0.1none
  • Result: (fail)
    • command: "Click <text>" (Activate actionable item)
    • Output: (input was not focused)
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JAWS 2019.1906.10Microsoft Edge 44yes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: "Your name, edit, type in text"
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NarratorFirefox (desktop)unknown-More information
NarratorGoogle Chromeunknown-More information
NarratorInternet Explorerunknown-More information
NVDAInternet Explorerunknown-More information
NVDAMicrosoft Edgeunknown-More information
TalkBackFirefox (Android)unknown-More information
VoiceOver for iOSGoogle Chrome (ios)unknown-More information
VoiceOver for macOS 10.14.5Google Chrome 75yes
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: VO + Right arrow (Read next item)
    • Output: your name, edit text
  • Result: (pass)
    • command: Tab (Read next focusable item)
    • Output: your name, edit text
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VoiceOver for macOSFirefox (desktop)unknown-More information
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Dates and Versions

ATAT VersionBrowserBrowser versionOS versionDate tested
Dragon Naturally Speaking15.30Google Chrome70.018092018-11-15
JAWS2019.1906.10Google Chrome7519032019-07-10
JAWS2019.1906.10Internet Explorer1119032019-07-10
JAWS2019.1606.10Firefox (desktop)6719032019-07-10
Narrator1903Microsoft Edge4419032019-07-10
NVDA2019.1.1Google Chrome7519032019-07-10
NVDA2019.1.1Firefox (desktop)6019032019-07-10
TalkBack6.2Google Chrome (android)678.12018-07-21
VoiceOver for iOS12.3.1Safari (iOS)12.3.112.3.12019-07-10
VoiceOver for macOS10.14.5Safari (macOS)12.1.110.13.52019-07-10

History

  • 2018-07-06 Sample data has been added. This data has not been verified.
  • 2018-11-15 dragon_win/ie support updated
  • 2018-11-15 dragon_win/firefox support updated
  • 2018-11-15 dragon_win/chrome support updated