Accessibility in EJ2 TypeScript Chips component
24 Jan 20243 minutes to read
The accessibility compliance for the Chips component is outlined below.
|WCAG 2.2 Support
|Section 508 Support
|Screen Reader Support
|Mobile Device Support
|Keyboard Navigation Support
|Accessibility Checker Validation
|Axe-core Accessibility Validation
The Chips component followed the WAI-ARIA patterns to meet the accessibility. The following ARIA attributes are used in the Chips component:
|Indicates the ChipList component wrapper element as
|Used to convey a significant and contextual message to the user(ChipList).
|Used to convey a significant and contextual message to the user(Single Chip).
|Provides an accessible name for the Chip.
|Indicates the element is selected.
|Indicates element is perceivable but disabled.
|Indicates multiple items to be selected.
The Chips component followed the keyboard interaction guideline, making it easy for people who use assistive technologies (AT) and those who completely rely on keyboard navigation. The following keyboard shortcuts are supported by the Chips component.
|Enter / Space
|Selects the targeted chip from the ChipList/ChipCollection.
|Delete / Backspace
|Deletes the targeted chip from the ChipList/ChipCollection.
The accessibility compliance of the Chips component is shown in the following sample. Open the sample in a new window to evaluate the accessibility of the Chips component with accessibility tools.