Re: Help getting NVDA to read descriptions of elements in SVGs

Luke Davis

May I suggest you raise an issue about this on
This seems connected to other things that have been pointed out there, and which elements NVDA reads is certainly a development matter.

You might also point it out on the devel list (


On Wed, 15 Jan 2020, Paddy Uglow wrote:

Well, that’s interesting – I’ve been following the Edge update thread as well (thanks for the upgrade link)
NVDA with Edge Chromium JUST reads the aria-label text on this page and ignores the <foreignobject> content
…whereas Chrome JUST reads the contents of the <foreignobject> tag and ignores the aria-label.

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