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11-30-2012, 06:57 AM
Since I'm blind, Play is a little hard for me to fully access, as the knobs don't have text underneath them. My Screenreader, JAWS (Job Access With Speech) 10.0.1178U, can't recognize buttons with icons that are image-based. These buttons and controls have to have text icons so that they can be easily read by JAWS. Is there a possibility that this can be implemented into Play 4? Here is a list of controls that are recognized by JAWS. Note that these controls have to have text-based icons that go with them, since JAWS does not read and recognize icons with bitmap images. More information about JAWS is available at: http://www.freedomscientific.com/jaws-hq.asp
1. 3-State Button
2. Button
3. Button Menu
4. Checkbox
5. Combo Box
6. Dialogue
7. Edit
8. Edit Combo
9. Extended Select List Box
10. Graphic
11. Group Box
12. Header Bar
13. Hot Key
14. Left-Right Slider
15. List Box
16. List View
17. MS Active Accessibility
18. Multiline Edit
19. Multi Select List Box
20. Password Edit
21. Radio Button
22. Read Only Edit
23. SpinBox
24. Static
25. Status Bar
26. Tab Control
27. Toolbar
28. Tool Tip
29. Tree View
30. Up-Down Slider