Microsoft Edge v 1809 (Windows 10) /

Testsuite: Accessibility

  • Name
    Microsoft Edge
  • Version
    1809
  • Operating System
    Windows
  • Operating System Version
    10
  • Assistive technology
  • Assistive technology features
    Keyboard
  • Last Updated
    Jan. 25, 2019, 2:31 p.m.
  • Notes
    Windows 10 build 1809

Summaries

Short summary

Only read aloud and visual adjustments tests have been performed. The basic and non-visual tests are in another evaluation.

Long summary

All the fundamental tests for visual adjustment are met. The read aloud supports all tests with the exception of being able to personalize the visual highlighting.

Support Results

Basic Functionality

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

Basic Functionality

0/4
Operating system/Platform accessibility Not Tested
The reading system can be activated independently Not Tested
Open content Not Tested
Listing documents Not Tested

Navigation

0/7
Not Tested
Not Tested
Not Tested
Not Tested
Not Tested
Not Tested
Not Tested

Highlights, Notes, and Bookmarks

0/4
Add a Bookmark or Highlight Not Tested
Review and navigate Bookmarks or Highlights Not Tested
Add a note Not Tested
Review and navigate Notes Not Tested

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Non-Visual Reading

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

Non-Visual Reading

0/14
Initiate "read from here" Not Tested
Stop and resume reading Not Tested
All text should be read in the proper order Not Tested
Image alternate text reading Not Tested
Change reading speed Not Tested
TTS allows pause for headings, paragraphs, list items, etc Not Tested
Navigate between the cells, rows and columns in the table Not Tested
Navigate between internal hyperlinks Not Tested
Move to the next block item Not Tested
Navigate by characters Not Tested
Navigate by words Not Tested
Navigate by lines Not Tested
Navigate the content by headings Not Tested
Select and copy text Not Tested

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Visual Adjustment Tests

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 100%

Visual Adjustment

8/8
Change font size Supported This can be achieved through teh keyboard shortcut control + or -, control and mouse wheel, or via the panel reached through the button with a small and large "A".
Change background and foreground color Supported Page themes of light, sepia, gray and dark are provided via the "AA" button. A wide range of additional backgrounds colors can be chosen from the "learning tools" button.
Change brightness Supported The screen brightness can be altered through display hardware, or via the Windows control panel.
Apply high contrast system configuration Supported
Magnify the User Interface(UI) Supported
Change Font Supported Several serif and sans serif fonts are provided, in addition to the book default.
Support for SVG Supported The gray circle is displayed as expected.
Enlarge SVG image Supported The image can be enlarged using the magnification feature of the OS. No feature is provided to change the size of the displayed SVG image within the app itself. The SVG image remains the same size when the font size is increased.

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Read Aloud

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 87.5%

Read Aloud

7/8
The content can be read aloud Supported Reading begins at the top of the current page, which could be improved.
Stop and resume reading Supported
The Read Aloud feature should continue until interrupted by the user Supported
All text should be read in the proper order Supported
Change Read Aloud reading speed Supported The reading speecd and voice can be changed from within the app.
Text to Speech handles punctuations and document structure appropriately Supported
Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud Supported Most of the page is showed as dimmed. The current line is highlighted together with word by word highlighting as the read aloud progresses through the text.
The emphasis or highlight colour can be changed Not Supported The visual emphasis changes according to the theme, but cannot be adjusted by the user.

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Media Overlays

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

Basic Tests

0/3
Media Overlays Playback Not Tested
Pause and resume from the same position, without closing the book Not Tested
Resume playback from last position on opening a book Not Tested

Navigation Tests

0/10
Section Navigation - Previous/Next Phrase Not Tested
Navigate to previous section Not Tested
Navigate to next section Not Tested
Navigate with pagelist Not Tested
Move to next page Not Tested
Move to previous page Not Tested
Text and media overlay synchronization Not Tested
Set and navigate to bookmarks Not Tested
Section Navigation - TOC Not Tested
Continuous playback across page turns Not Tested

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Math

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

MathML

0/6
Support for fallback mechanism Not Tested
Support for JavaScript and MathML Not Tested
Navigating inline MathML with AT and other technologies Not Tested
Navigating block MathML with AT and other technologies Not Tested
Rendering of inline MathML Not Tested
Rendering of block MathML Not Tested

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Extended Descriptions

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

Extended descriptions

0/18
Detection of aria-details on image (img element) in figure element Not Tested
Moving to extended description inside figcaption Not Tested
Detection and utilization of details and summary elements inside figcaption Not Tested
Detection of aria-details Not Tested
Moving to extended description next to the image Not Tested
Detection and utilization of details and summary elements Not Tested
Detection of aria-details on image (img element) Not Tested
Linking to extended description at end of chapter Not Tested
Fallback technique for linking to extended description via text hyperlink Not Tested
Fallback technique for linking to extended description via image hyperlink Not Tested
aria-describedby points to an aside in a figcaption Not Tested
aria-describedby points to an aside at the end of chapter Not Tested
Block-level image with empty alt and without role="presentation" Not Tested
Inline graphic with empty alt and without role="presentation" Not Tested
Block-level image with role="presentation" and empty alt Not Tested
Inline graphic with role="presentation" and empty alt Not Tested
Expanding details and ease of reading Not Tested
Collapsing and pagination Not Tested

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