[nabs-l] accessibility of YouTube

minh ha minh.ha927 at gmail.com
Tue Jan 20 07:36:18 UTC 2015


Sorry for the blank message. I am using firefox and Jaws 15 and all
the buttons are labeled for me. Have you tried using firefox to see if
you have the same problem as you do with IE?

Minh

On 1/20/15, minh ha <minh.ha927 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1/19/15, Karl Martin Adam via nabs-l <nabs-l at nfbnet.org> wrote:
>> Must be a Jaws glitch because the controlls work fine with
>> Voiceover.
>>
>>  ----- Original Message -----
>> From: Patrick Molloy via nabs-l <nabs-l at nfbnet.org
>> To: National Association of Blind Students mailing list
>> <nabs-l at nfbnet.org
>> Date sent: Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:30:04 -0500
>> Subject: [nabs-l] accessibility of YouTube
>>
>> Hi List,
>> I'm wondering about the accessibility, or lack thereof, of
>> YouTube.
>> I'm using JAWS 15 and internet explorer, and I couldn't help but
>> notice that on YouTube videos, the playback controls are really
>> not
>> accessible with JAWS. The only buttons I can see that are labeled
>> are
>> the play/pause and mute buttons. Aside from that, jaws says
>> "unlabeled
>> button" for everything else. Does anyone have any tips/tricks
>> they can
>> share with me? Any way of making JAWS tell me what those
>> unlabeled
>> buttons are?
>> Thanks,
>> Patrick
>>
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recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity:
but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on
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