JAWS 16 does not read field level validation errors
SummaryField level validation errors are not read by JAWS 16.
Error MessagesNot Applicable
Steps to ReproduceUse JAWS16 to read input fields that currently have validation errors.
Root CauseA third-party product issue with the screen reader JAWS 16 which causes it to inconsistently read HTML elements with the ARIA role "alert."
Make the following change to the operating environment: Upgrade to JAWS 17
Published October 27, 2016 - Updated November 2, 2016