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Blazor TextArea Accessibility

The Telerik UI for Blazor TextArea component is WCAG 2.1 AAA and Section 508 compliant. The component also follows the WAI-ARIA best practices for implementing the keyboard navigation for its component role, and is tested against the popular screen readers.


Selector Attribute Usage
.k-input-inner role=textbox or nodeName=textarea Describes the role of the component.
label for or aria-label or aria-labelledby The input needs an accessible name to be assigned to it.
aria-multiline=true Announces the multiline behaviour of the textarea.
aria-invalid=true Attribute is rendered only when the textarea is in form and announces the valid state of the component.
.k-disabled .k-input-inner disabled=disabled or aria-disabled=true Attribute is rendered only when the textarea is disabled.


WAI-ARIA specification for textbox

Section 508

The TextArea is compliant with the Section 508 requirements


The component has been extensively tested automatically with static code analyzers and manually with the most popular screen readers.

Any Accessibility Issues could be reported in Telerik Support System.

Screen Readers

Environment Tool
Firefox NVDA
Chrome JAWS
Microsoft Edge JAWS

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