ARIA: range role

The range abstract role is a generic type of structure role representing a range of values.

Note: The range role is an abstract role. It is included here for completeness of documentation. It is not to be used by web authors.

Description

The range role is an abstract role. It must not be used by web authors. It is the superclass for structural roles for elements that accept a value within a range of values, including the meter role, slider and progressbar. For these three, consider using the <meter> element, the <progress> element, and the <input> element with type="range", respectively.

Best Practices

Do not use.

Specifications

Specification Status
Accessible Rich Internet Applications (WAI-ARIA) 1.1
The definition of 'ARIA: range role' in that specification.
Recommendation

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