Re: File Upload Form Field Accessibility


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Where is this field exactly?
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Snahendu Bhattacharya" <snahendu@gmail.com>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 7:44 PM
Subject: [nvda] File Upload Form Field Accessibility


Hi All!

I am facing some issue while trying to access the <input type="file"> element using a Screen reader like NVDA with Firefox.

The Screen reader doesn't announce the label of the field. In stead it only speaks the BROWSE button.

This is the form control never read by Screen Reader hence the user doesn't understand what is the field is all about.

Can somebody help me to understand the accessibility experience of this field ?

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Snahendu Bhattacharya

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