Inline Edit "remove" button & JAWS

Michael S Elledge elledge at msu.edu
Mon May 11 20:45:25 UTC 2009


I would think "Remove" as a heading is fine; I would put "Remove this 
item" as a title for the checkbox, since rows aren't always meaningful 
to persons who are blind.

Mike

Eli Cochran wrote:
> The UI in the generic Section Info tool is quite different. It is a 
> checkbox in the Remove column. The user then needs to click a Remove 
> Sections button once they have selected the sections. Still "true" is 
> just wrong and there should be a title attribute on the checkbox. 
> However, wondering if "Remove this row" is the right thing for it to 
> say in this case. 
>
> I've enclosed a screen shot of the actual component. 
>
> - Eli 
>
>
>
>
> On May 11, 2009, at 12:57 PM, Alison Benjamin wrote:
>
>> I'd say it's worth sharing because it could be confusing to hear 
>> "true". Plus it looks really easy to fix.
>>
>> Alison
>>
>> On Mon, May 11, 2009 at 3:47 PM, Colin Clark <colin.clark at utoronto.ca 
>> <mailto:colin.clark at utoronto.ca>> wrote:
>>
>>     Nice patch! Just a quick question about it...
>>
>>     While our bSpace Section Info page is just a mockup, it's based
>>     on a real user interface in Sakai. Given this, I'm wondering if
>>     this issue might be something we should also share upstream with
>>     the Sakai community? It's likely a really easy change to the
>>     Section Info tools's markup.
>>
>>     Colin
>>
>>
>>     On 11-May-09, at 1:44 PM, Eli Cochran wrote:
>>
>>         cool, thanks. If you would assigned that bug to me, I'll
>>         review and check in the patch.
>>
>>         - Eli
>>
>>         On May 11, 2009, at 10:21 AM, Alison Benjamin wrote:
>>
>>             Hi,
>>
>>             Last week I conducted user testing with 2 JAWS users on
>>             the bSpace implementation of Inline Edit. Here is the
>>             wiki page with results (please note the wiki page is a
>>             work in progress):
>>
>>             http://wiki.fluidproject.org/display/fluid/Simple+Text+Inline+Edit+User+Testing+-+Round+3+Results
>>
>>             A bug that came up is that when you tab to the 'remove'
>>             button to remove a row, JAWS reads "true", which is not
>>             meaningful to the user.
>>
>>             Here is a patch that gives each button the title "remove
>>             this row".
>>
>>             http://issues.fluidproject.org/browse/FLUID-2651
>>
>>             Thanks,
>>             Alison
>>
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>>         Eli Cochran
>>         user interaction developer
>>         ETS, UC Berkeley
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>>     ---
>>     Colin Clark
>>     Technical Lead, Fluid Project
>>     Adaptive Technology Resource Centre, University of Toronto
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> Eli Cochran
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