EAP: Issues With Accessibility In PeopleSoft when using WAVE and NVDA Screen Reader (Doc ID 1985169.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN Payables - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

There are issues with Accessibility in PeopleSoft when using both WAVE and NVDA Screen Reader in the following areas:

1. Tab Order - the issues with tab order in accessibility mode. The cursor keeps jumping to random editable fields.

2. Field Labels are not getting called out properly. At times the labels says button when it should be a text field. Also the label reads out is incorrect on some pages.

3. Some of the computational fields (which are display only) are not getting called out. Users may not even know if something is happening there.

4. Various other navigation issues exist.


Cause

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