The MultiColumnComboBox is accessible by screen readers and provides full WAI-ARIA accessibility support.
The MultiColumnComboBox uses the
aria-hidden properties on the nested elements depending on the current state of the component and its options.
To move the focus to the current keyboard navigation position, the component uses the
The MultiColumnComboBox is compliant with the Section 508 requirements.
The following issues are related to the WAI-ARIA support limitations of browsers and screen readers:
- Internet Explorer 11 works best with the Jaws screen reader. Other readers are not supported very well.
- Microsoft Edge works best with Microsoft Narrator screen reader.