Re: list boxes in NVDA


Ian Westerland
 

Hi Gene. Already tried copying and pasting the web address. It only comes up as a review page with the list boxes when a review is being submitted following an order but I will give it some further attention and investigation and write again when I can provide the additional information.

Thank you.


Ian

On 10/11/2017 10:13 PM, Gene wrote:
When asking about a web page, unless the page can't be viewed by the general public, please give the address of the page.  No one can answer the question without looking at the page.  There are too many possibilities.  For example, the list boxes may be inaccessible in general.  They may be inaccessible with certain browsers and screen-reader combinations and visible with others.  They may be visible with brows mode off when tabbing through the fields but not with browse mode on.  There is no way to know without people looking at the page.
I would imagine you know how to copy the address from the address bar and paste it into the message.  But since I don't know anything about what you know, I don't want to assume.  Ask if you have questions.  At times, I see people type addresses, even long ones, a way to do lots of extra work and have errors in the address.
Gene
----- Original Message -----
*From:* Ian Westerland <mailto:iwesterl@bigpond.net.au>
*Sent:* Wednesday, October 11, 2017 4:15 AM
*To:* nvda@nvda.groups.io <mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io>
*Subject:* Re: [nvda] list boxes in NVDA
Hi Antony.
It's an online review page.
On 10/11/2017 8:12 PM, Antony Stone wrote:
> Is this an online web page, a PDF they send you, a Word document, or
what?
>
> Is there any way we can see the ratings system without being a customer?
>
> It always helps if we can see the same things as you're having
problems with
> so we can think of possible answers.
>
>
> Antony.
>
> On Wednesday 11 October 2017 at 11:10:20, Ian Westerland wrote:
>
>> Hello.  So far so good.  NVDA is working out nicely.  One area causing
>> some difficulty is around list boxes.
>>
>> I use a home delivery service for some meals and they have a ratings
>> system to fill in after each order to help with Restaurant ratings.
>>
>> NVDA doesn't seem to find the list boxes and doesn't speak the numbers
>> in the boxes for me to complete the review.
>>
>> There are three list boxes plus an area for a short written review.  I
>> can acess the written review section but not the other three boxes or
>> the numbers in them.
>> Is there something I am doing wrong?
>>
>> Thank you.
>>
>>
>> Ian Westerland
>

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