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How to customize 'Click to expand' message on collapsible header



When the focus is on the collapsible header of a section and JAWS is active, JAWS reads "Click to Expand" which is inappropriate for an accessible user, How can I customize this message?

Error Messages

Not Applicable 

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Run JAWS
  2. Navigate to the collapsible header to listen to the JAWS instructions.

Root Cause

The existing field value has a default value 'Click to expand'. You need to customize this to fulfill your requirement.


1. Search for "Click to expand" Field value rule.

2. Configure with custom message :-


Published September 8, 2016 - Updated September 17, 2016

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