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FloatingActionButton Accessibility

Out of the box, the Kendo UI for Vue FloatingActionButton provides extensive accessibility support and enables users with disabilities to acquire complete control over its features.

The FloatingActionButton is compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 AA standards]( and Section 508 requirements, follows the Web Accessibility Initiative - Accessible Rich Internet Applications (WAI-ARIA) best practices for implementing the keyboard navigation for its component role, provides options for managing its focus and is tested against the most popular screen readers.


The following table lists the selectors, attributes, and behavior patterns supported by the FloatingActionButton component:

The FloatingActionButton features two distinct modes of operation: button only and button with menu.

Button only mode

.k-fabrole=button or nodeName=buttonOr omitted if <button> DOM element is used.
aria-label or titleThe attribute must be present when no text is initially visible on the button.
.k-fab.k-disabledaria-disabled=trueRendered only when the button is disabled and the disabled attribute could not be used (applicable for <button> or <input type="button"> elements).

Button with Menu mode

In this mode the FloatingActionButton must implement the specification for the DropDownButton component.

DropDownButton accessibility specification


ARIA practices Navigation Menu Button Example

Section 508

The FloatingActionButton is fully compliant with the Section 508 requirements.


The FloatingActionButton has been extensively tested automatically with static code analyzers and manually with the most popular screen readers.

To report any accessibility issues, contact the team through the Telerik Support System.

Screen Readers

The following table lists the screen readers supported by the FloatingActionButton:

Microsoft EdgeJAWS

See Also