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Textbox Accessibility

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

The TextBox 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 TextBox component:

No role attribute is implemented as the html input type="text" element is sufficient for definining purpose of the component.

.k-input-innerrole=textbox or nodeName=inputDescribes the role of the component.
label for or aria-label or aria-labelledbyThe input needs an accessible name to be assigned to it.
aria-invalid=trueAttribute is rendered only when the textbox is in form and announces the valid state of the component.
.k-disabled .k-input-innerdisabled=disabled or aria-disabled=trueAttribute is rendered only when the textbox is disabled.


WAI-ARIA specification for textbox

Section 508

The TextBox is fully compliant with the Section 508 requirements.


The TextBox 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 TextBox:

Microsoft EdgeJAWS

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