Accessibility is achieved in the pivot table component through WAI-ARIA standard and keyboard navigation. The pivot table features can be effectively accessed through assistive technologies such as screen readers.
The following ARIA attributes are used in the pivot table:
All the pivot table actions can be controlled via keyboard keys. The applicable key combinations and its relative functionalities are listed below.
|Home||Goes to the first cell.|
|End||Goes to the last cell.|
|Ctrl + Home||Goes to the first row.|
|Ctrl + End||Goes to the last row.|
|DownArrow||Moves the cell focus downward.|
|UpArrow||Moves the cell focus upward.|
|LeftArrow||Moves the cell focus left side.|
|RightArrow||Moves the cell focus right side.|
|Enter||If current cell is in value sort state, then it performs value sorting. If the current cell is an expand/collapse cell then it performs expand/collapse operation (drill operation).|
|Tab||If the current is in focus, then moves the cell selection right side. If no cells are focused, then it moves to the next active element in the browser page.|
|Shift + Tab||If the current is in focus, then moves the cell selection left side. If no cells are focused, then it moves to the previous active element in the browser page.|
|Delete||Removes selected field from the Grouping Bar/Pivot Field List.|