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Blurring an application reads the previous anchor #5292
Reported by Bogdana on 2015-08-18 05:14
While developing an accessibility compliant site for one of our biggest clients, we faced an issue which I believe is a bug of NVDA. I will give you a short example:
If the focus is on Link 1, then you press tab, NVDA reads “application link 2”, which is fine. The issue is when you press tab again – the focus is being placed on Link 3, but NVDA announces “Link 1 Link3”. Link 1 is being announced despite of the fact that it has not been focused. The event when this occurs is blur – i.e. when you blur outside of an application, NVDA reads the first previous anchor, and I cannot get the logic here.
Any thoughts on the matter will be appreciated.
Comment 1 by jteh on 2015-08-18 23:46
What is happening here is as follows:
The question is how we can skip step 2 in this case without breaking other focus use cases.
Comment 2 by jteh on 2015-08-18 23:53
Comment 3 by Bogdana (in reply to comment 2) on 2015-08-19 06:32
Thanks for replying!
I think we are in a different situation than the one described above.
Please review the example here: http://fiddle.jshell.net/u40gx5kk/2/show/
'''Expected:''' NVDA should only read "Link outside application" when you tab-out of "Link within application".
Comment 5 by Bogdana (in reply to comment 4) on 2015-08-19 07:05
I see.. Thanks !