On 31/05/2022 22.13, Jason White wrote:
On 31/5/22 14:11, David P Á wrote:
Other problem with accessibility is comments and tracked changes on
Writer. The issues with these systems make using Writer problematic in
I agree, and in particular, the screen reader/accessibility API support
isn't implemented - at least for Linux.
Thanks, Colomban also mentioned comments and tracked changes, and they
are on the wiki page of topics that need some attention :
"Some relations are missing, like for annotations and footnotes (s. e.g.
tdf#96481). Also, there is a lack of semantics for change tracking
leading to messy output from ATs (s. e.g. tdf#96487). These could be
seen as smaller and simpler issues."
A further screen reader issue is that, at least when I last checked,
running a presentation in Impress was not accessible, unless Presenter
Console were used. However, I couldn't test Presenter Console, as I
didn't have multiple monitors (I was using a laptop with its in-built
Could you please explain what the expected (and actual) behavior would
be when showing an Impress presentation?
I think it makes sense to create a bug report to keep track of this (and
I'd be happy to do so, but don't know what to write).
(In a quick test with MS Powerpoint and NVDA in a dual screen setup,
NVDA just announced "Slide show complete" when I pressed F5 to start
presentation mode and the first of three slides was shown... NVDA didn't
announce anything when I was moving around using the tab key, so a quick
look at that competing product didn't help me to figure out how it
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