The ListView can be given an accessible name that will be announced by readers on component focus by providing a
containerLabel. The provided value will be rendered as an
aria-label attribute on the
Wrapping the item template mark-up in a container with a defined
aria-label could be used to control exactly what text will be announced on item focus.
The following example demonstrates how to set the accessible names of the list and the list items:
The ListView 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.