Accessibility

The Chat is accessible by screen readers and provides full WAI-ARIA accessibility support.

WAI-ARIA Support

That Chat message list is a live region of type log. Screen readers will typically announce new messages as they arrive, regardless of the currently active element on the page.

The component follows the WAI-ARIA best practices for implementing the keyboard navigation and is tested against the popular screen readers.

Section 508

The Chat is compliant with the Section 508 requirements.

Limitations

The following issues are related to the WAI-ARIA support limitations of browsers and screen readers:

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