This page tries to track ongoing documentation work in the MDN accessibility section. Feel free to contribute!


Pages No tags Needs* tags Missing tags Editorial reviews Technical reviews Outdated pages Dev-doc-needed bugs Documentation requests
239 1 (1%) 37 (16%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 9 (4%) 200 (84%) 11 (5%) 2 (1%)

See also localization status of this section.

No tags

Found 1 pages. Learn more about how to tag pages.

Needs* tags

Found 37 pages. Learn more about how to deal with meta-tags.

Technical reviews

Found 9 pages. Learn more about how to do a technical review.

Outdated pages

Found 200 pages. These pages haven't been updated in over a year. Outdated pages can have problems with both content and format. Look at these pages and consider: Is this page talking about the Web of today? Does it look consistent with newer pages in this topic area? If not, make any needed changes.

Dev-doc-needed bugs

Found 11 bugs. Learn more about how to resolve a dev-doc-needed bug.

Bug Summary Release
368835 No focus events from xul tree table when a row is deleted Future
846185 don't call into nsIAccessibleProviders during a11y tree update mozilla26
877453 Expose longdesc in image context menus mozilla25
882800 [AccessFu] Use IndieUI inspired scroll request events mozilla24
740375 get rid nsIAccessible innerHTML method mozilla14
733335 dexpcom nsIEditableTextAccessible::GetAssociatedEditor mozilla13
698823 Introduce virtual cursor/soft focus functionality to a11y API mozilla13
731276 remove CSS computed style getters from nsIAccessible mozilla13
523304 expose text-underline-color and text-line-through-color text attributes mozilla13
287740 Expose advanced table semantics mozilla11
704754 expose abbr object attribute on header cells mozilla11

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Documentation requests

Found 2 bugs. Documentation request bugs can contain various kinds work related to MDN pages. Read through the bug and ask questions in the bug if in doubt.

Bug Summary
1207240 [Tracking] Make our accessibility documentation great
1249984 Error 404 on page about formular

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Please help us to localize this documentation into different languages. Read more about how to translate.

Language Pages Translated Translations up to date
bn-BD 239 1 (0%) 0 (0%)
de 239 6 (2%) 0 (0%)
es 239 6 (2%) 2 (33%)
fa 239 0 (0%) 0 (NaN%)
fr 239 51 (21%) 20 (39%)
ja 239 125 (52%) 121 (96%)
ko 239 3 (1%) 1 (33%)
pl 239 1 (0%) 0 (0%)
pt-BR 239 13 (5%) 6 (46%)
ru 238 6 (2%) 5 (83%)
zh-CN 239 6 (2%) 1 (16%)
zh-TW 238 0 (0%) 0 (NaN%)


Tagging standard

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Other tasks to do

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Tutorial to-do list

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Notes for translators

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