[BCAB] reading tab information

tom.reid21 at virginmedia.com tom.reid21 at virginmedia.com
Sat Mar 9 08:31:16 GMT 2019


Hi folks, here's the link if anyone wants a look. There's an expand options
bit in the middle of the page and that's where I'm stuck. 

https://www.virginmedia.com/help/virgin-tv-using-tv-control-app

Thanks, Tom

-----Original Message-----
From: Steve Green <steve.green at testpartners.co.uk> 
Sent: 07 March 2019 20:10
To: BCAB Discussion List <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [BCAB] reading tab information

Can you give us the URL? Does JAWS say anything like press JAWS key plus alt
plus M to move to controlled element?

Sometimes JAWS goes into forms mode or application mode when you enter one
of these JavaScript widgets, especially if they are badly designed. When
that happens you often can't find the content you expect. The solution is
usually to press the Escape key or the Plus key on the number pad to exit
forms mode or application mode.

Steve Green
Managing Director
Test Partners Ltd



-----Original Message-----
From: Tom Reid via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Sent: 07 March 2019 17:30
To: 'BCAB Discussion List' <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Cc: tom.reid21 at virginmedia.com
Subject: [BCAB] reading tab information

Hi folks,

I'm reading a page from virgin, jaws 19. There's a series of expandable
tabs. When I press space, I get a sound as if the tab is opening, but, can't
find the information in the tab. Tabbing and upAndDown arrows doesn't get
it, or I don't.

Tom 


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