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Bug 790624 - Visible Networks list accessibility issues
Visible Networks list accessibility issues
Product: gnome-control-center
Classification: Core
Component: Network
Other All
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: Control-Center Maintainers
Control-Center Maintainers
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-11-20 15:33 UTC by Joanmarie Diggs (IRC: joanie)
Modified: 2021-06-09 16:34 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: ---

Description Joanmarie Diggs (IRC: joanie) 2017-11-20 15:33:37 UTC
1. The list of Visible Networks in the Wi-Fi settings does not appear to be keyboard focusable or navigable.

2. The icons displayed in the list of Visible Networks (open or closed network, wifi strength) lack accessible names.

These problems make it difficult for users who are blind to interact with this list.
Comment 1 André Klapper 2021-06-09 16:34:24 UTC
GNOME is going to shut down in favor of
As part of that, we are mass-closing older open tickets in
which have not seen updates for a longer time (resources are unfortunately
quite limited so not every ticket can get handled).

If you can still reproduce the situation described in this ticket in a recent
and supported software version, then please follow
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