HTML5 Uploader screen reader testing: Jaws

Justin Obara obara.justin at
Tue Nov 16 14:03:50 UTC 2010

Golam might have some input on this. I believe that we have or had the same issue with the progress demo. Can't quite remember now, but I think it was a Jaws issue.

- Justin
On 2010-11-15, at 12:04 PM, Cheetham, Anastasia wrote:

>>> With focus on the upload button hit Enter: hear "Stop upload, to activate press space bar, progress is complete"
>>> Trying again with more files: "Stop upload, to activate press space bar, progress is x% complete... progress is y% complete... progress is z% complete..."
>>> (note that it never says "progress is complete")
>> Have you tested with various file sizes? Is it perhaps an issue with very small files? We'll need to fix this either way, but it would be great to get a sense of how it behaves with large vs. small files.
> I think it's just a timing issue: I suspect the screen reader was just busy ready the final percentage when the complete event happened, and it missed it.

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