Inline Edit "remove" button & JAWS

Alison Benjamin radiocontrolled at gmail.com
Mon May 11 20:53:47 UTC 2009


The patch I propose assumes a row is meaningful to a user with vision loss
and adds a title attribute to the remove button so JAWS reads it as "Remove
this row".

Alison

On Mon, May 11, 2009 at 4:45 PM, Michael S Elledge <elledge at msu.edu> wrote:

> 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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>>               .
>>
>> Eli Cochran
>> user interaction developer
>> ETS, UC Berkeley
>>
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