From:  Michal Stanke <michal.stanke@mikk.cz>
Date:  22 Jun 2015 21:58:07 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.accessibility
Subject:  

Re: SV: Firefox accessibility on Mac devices

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May I ask, are there any alternative solutions, which can be used 
instead of VoiceOver without similar limitations? Maybe e.g. something 
multiplatform which works fine also on Linux/Windows?

Michal Stanke

Dne 17.6.2015 v 10:33 Michal Stanke napsal(a):
> Thank you Marco,
>
> I wish you to be able to start moving forward with the VoiceOver 
> support as soon as possible and will tell the user.
>
> Cheers
> Michal Stanke
>
> Dne 17.6.2015 v 10:28 Marco Zehe napsal(a):
>> Hi Michael, Mattias,
>>
>> the basic support should be enabled as soon as VoiceOver starts, or 
>> if it is already running when Firefox is launched. Note that there 
>> may be an issue with the initial import wizard not being accessible. 
>> After that is done, some basic, but badly performant, accessibility 
>> is there. We're sorry about this, but lack of resources is causing us 
>> to not be as far with accessibility on the Mac as we would.
>>
>> So the recommendation, for now, is to use one of the two alternative 
>> browsers Safari or Chrome on OS X with VoiceOver.
>>
>> Marco from the Mozilla accessibility team
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 10:24 AM, Michal Stanke 
>> > wrote:
>>
>>     Thank you Mattias. Do you know about any settings which can
>>     prevent VoiceOver to work with Firefox at all or tips for
>>     troubleshoot, so I can tell the user to try them?
>>
>>     Michal Stanke
>>
>>     Dne 17.6.2015 v 10:03 mattias jonsson napsal(a):
>>
>>               It work but the performance are not good
>>
>>         -----Ursprungligt meddelande-----
>>         Från: accessibility [mailto:accessibility-bounces+mj
>>         =mjw.se@lists.mozilla.org
>>         ] För Michal Stanke
>>         Skickat: den 17 juni 2015 10:00
>>         Till: accessibility@lists.mozilla.org
>>         
>>         Ämne: Firefox accessibility on Mac devices
>>
>>         Hi.
>>
>>         I am Czech Mozilla.cz community member. We've received a
>>         report from blind user, that Firefox for Mac is not
>>         accessible with VoiceOver.
>>         Unfortunately we do not have any Apple device to help him or
>>         even test/confirm the issue. Is there any special setting
>>         needed to make it work properly?
>>
>>         Best regards
>>         --
>>         Michal Stanke
>>
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