The DatePicker is accessible by screen readers and provides full WAI-ARIA accessibility support.
The DatePicker is WAI ARIA-accessible through the
Tab key. The
aria-valuenow properties define the accessibility values when the user enters a value or interacts with the DatePicker.
The DatePicker has a set title. To change it, use the
The DatePicker 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 10 and 11 work best with the Jaws screen reader. Other readers are not supported very well. For more information, refer to issue 817699.
- Microsoft Edge works best with Microsoft Narrator screen reader. For more information, refer to issue 8571350.