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Support for row/column headers for IA2 objects (outside of browse mode) #926

nvaccessAuto opened this Issue Sep 21, 2010 · 2 comments


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Reported by kloots on 2010-09-21 18:50
As you move through the grid with the arrow keys NVDA announces your position in the grid, but doesn't announce the corresponding column header like JAWS does. It'd be cool if column headers could be announced.

Here is our ARIA grid demo page:


Here's a screen cast of the demo running in Firefox 3.6 with JAWS 11:

Here's a screen cast of the grid demo running in Firefox 3.6 wuth NVDA:

Comment 1 by jteh on 2012-08-11 12:13
Core support added in c47423a. IA2 implementation (including Firefox) added in d25b2ca.
Changed title from "Announce column header when using the arrow keys to move through a grid" to "Support for row/column headers for IA2 objects (outside of browse mode)"
Milestone changed from None to 2012.3
State: closed

Comment 2 by jteh on 2012-08-12 23:19
Further fixes in 546409b.

@nvaccessAuto nvaccessAuto added this to the 2012.3 milestone Nov 10, 2015

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