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List block and screen readers: greatly inconsistent behavior #5983
I've prepared a quick codepen, and I'd greatly appreciate some help and testing: https://codepen.io/afercia/full/aYamBy/
VoiceOver: announces the list but doesn't announce the list items content. It just reads out "group with 2 items editable":
NVDA: doesn't read the list item content in forms mode.
Contrary to what I thought, see #4074, seems the only way to address this issue is to reset the list semantics and use a
Instead, using a
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Apr 5, 2018
Per our WCEU chat (and assuming I understand the problem well enough), I made a fork of the pen to put
The final list on the page will at least announce the text in each bullet (NVDA), though it will not announce the count. If we have to choose between hearing the text or hearing the count, I vote for hearing the text.
Adding back the
There's one more block editable area where Gutenberg doesn't use the