Dolphin EasyReader v 7.0.6 (Windows 10) / Jaws 2018

Testsuite: Accessibility

  • Name
    Dolphin EasyReader
  • Version
    7.0.6
  • Operating System
    Windows
  • Operating System Version
    10
  • Assistive technology
    Jaws 2018
  • Assistive technology features
    Keyboard, Screenreader/Self-voicing
  • Last Updated
    March 27, 2019, 3:52 p.m.
  • Notes

Summaries

Short summary

Basic and non-visual tests performed with Jaws screen reader

Long summary

EasyReader has been designed for reading text with the in-built TTS feature. With this read aloud most features are supported. The book content is also accessible with screen reader and web page navigation keys can be used for reading. Print page navigation is not supported.

Support Results

Basic Functionality

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 60%

Basic Functionality

4/4
Operating system/Platform accessibility Supported
The reading system can be activated independently Supported
Open content Supported
Listing documents Supported

Navigation

3/7
Not Supported The TOC presented as a tree-view is accessible. However, the app is not loading the current hierarchy and sequence of sections. It misses out few h1s.
Not Supported After selecting an item in the TOC, the screen reader focus does not move to the desired section, instead the screen reader tends to read the document from top. The read aloud feature however can be started from the selected section.
Not Supported Print page breaks not supported
Supported All text reading and navigation keystrokes of the screen reader can be used.
Supported The current section name can be determined by opening the sections list (INS +F7). The percentage read information is available in the status bar (INS+PgDn).
Supported The screen reader focus may not move precisely to the searched term. The screen reader on-screen search feature can be used for better navigation.
Not Supported The TOC needs to be used to move to the next HTML document inside the EPUB.

Highlights, Notes, and Bookmarks

2/4
Add a Bookmark or Highlight Supported Use INS+3 pass through command and then press B to add a bookmark.
Review and navigate Bookmarks or Highlights Not Supported The bookmarks list is accessible. However, the screenreader focus does not move to the bookmarked location, rather starts reading from top of document. This feature is more accessible when using read aloud feature.
Add a note Supported Press Shift+B after pass through command to add notes.
Review and navigate Notes Not Supported After selecting a note in the list, the screen reader focus does not move to it, instead reading starts from top of document.

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Non-Visual Reading

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 92.9%

Non-Visual Reading

13/14
Initiate "read from here" Supported
Stop and resume reading Supported The read aloud feature remembers the last read location. With screen reader resuming is not simple. To save the reding position across sessions when using the screen reader, press Enter at last read location to highlight it.
All text should be read in the proper order Supported
Image alternate text reading Supported
Change reading speed Supported
TTS allows pause for headings, paragraphs, list items, etc Supported
Navigate between the cells, rows and columns in the table Supported all Jaws table navigation commands are supported
Navigate between internal hyperlinks Not Supported The link can be selected but cannot be activated.
Move to the next block item Supported
Navigate by characters Supported
Navigate by words Supported
Navigate by lines Supported
Navigate the content by headings Supported
Select and copy text Supported Text can be selected and copied with Jaws. Note that the text will not get highlighted while selection.

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Visual Adjustment Tests

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

Visual Adjustment

0/8
Change font size Not Tested
Change background and foreground color Not Tested
Change brightness Not Tested
Apply high contrast system configuration Not Tested
Magnify the User Interface(UI) Not Tested
Change Font Not Tested
Support for SVG Not Tested
Enlarge SVG image Not Tested

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Read Aloud

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 100%

Read Aloud

8/8
The content can be read aloud Supported
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
Text to Speech handles punctuations and document structure appropriately Supported
Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud Supported
The emphasis or highlight colour can be changed 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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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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