RedShelf v 6.0.0 (Windows 10) / Visual adjustments on Chrome browser

Testsuite: Accessibility

  • Name
    RedShelf
  • Version
    6.0.0
  • Operating System
    Windows
  • Operating System Version
    10
  • Assistive technology
    Visual adjustments on Chrome browser
  • Assistive technology features
    Keyboard
  • Last Updated
    Aug. 5, 2018, 6:23 a.m.
  • Notes

Summaries

Short summary

Non-visual tests have been performed using Chrome browser on Windows. The Redshelf service was accessed using the Google Chrome we browser version 67.0.3396.99 64 bit, on Windows 10 version 1803. Media overlays are not supported.

Long summary

The colors cannot be personalised. The font style cannot be changed by the user.
There is no Read aloud pause/resume feature. The reading speed cannot be changed. The visual highlighting cannot be personalised.

The accessibility tests were conducted using the protocol developed by the DAISY Consortium and published at www.epubtest.org. The testbook version is epub30-test-0300-20170809, and the provided test title ‘Ethics for the information Age’.

Support Results

Basic Functionality

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

Basic Functionality

0/4
Operating system accessibility Not Tested
Reading system activation Not Tested
Open content Not Tested
Listing documents Not Tested

Navigation

0/5
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

0/13
Initiate "read from here" Not Tested
Stop and resume reading Not Tested
Proper reading order Not Tested
Image alternate text reading Not Tested
Change reading speed Not Tested
Pauses in TTS reading Not Tested
Navigation in table Not Tested
Navigation 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

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Visual Adjustment Tests

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 75%

Visual Adjustment

6/8
Change font size Supported The text size can be adjusted through a wide range.
Change background and foreground color Not Supported Is there a recommended extension for this?
Change brightness Supported Brightness setting is only available within the operating system. The reading system does not provide its own setting.
Apply high contrast system configuration Supported The Windows high contrast setting is not respected by Chrome. However, this can be achieved using extension ‘ High contrast’ from the Chrome store. The feature can then be toggled with shift+F11.
Magnify the User Interface(UI) Supported Using Windows magnifier, or third party assistive products
Change Font Not Supported It is not possible to choose a different font for the book contents.
Support for SVG Supported The gray circle is displayed as expected
Enlarge SVG image Supported The gray circle changes size proportionate to the text.

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Read Aloud

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 62.5%

Read Aloud

5/8
The content can be read aloud Supported In the menu, experimental features is selected. Then there is an additional menu item next to the bookmark icon in the top right of the page, “Start Reading”. The reading starts at the top of the currently displayed text (great!).
Stop and resume reading Not Supported There is no pause feature. The read aloud can be cancelled, but starting it again begins at the top of the page, not from the last read item.
The Read Aloud feature should continue until interrupted by the user Supported The read aloud continues past the bottom of the text initially displayed. The page scrolls to keep the text being read in view. The read aloud stops at the end of the current chapter (spine item).
All text should be read in the proper order Supported The paragraphs about Mother’s Day were read in the correct order.
Change Read Aloud reading speed Not Supported There does not appear to be a way to change reading speed.
Text to Speech handles punctuations and document structure appropriately Supported The text is read as expected.
Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud Supported The paragraph being spoken is visually highlighted with a light blue box.
The emphasis or highlight colour can be changed Not Supported

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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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