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Ensures every ARIA input field has an accessible name
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Steps to Reproduce:
Repro Steps:

  1. Navigate to Wiki Main page (enwiki example)
  2. Navigate till "Your Alerts" control and hit enter.
  3. Navigate till "All Notification" control and hit enter.

Actual Results:
Listbox does not have an aria-label attribute

Expected Results:

  • Listbox should contain aria-label attribute.
  • mw-echo-ui-readStateButtonSelectWidget carries role=listbox but no aria-label
  • mw-echo-ui-notificationItemWidget has no aria-label
  • mw-echo-ui-specialHelpMenuWidget is a button but has no aria-label

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Event Timeline

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Change 570730 had a related patch set uploaded (by Akinwale-microsoft; owner: Akinwale-microsoft):
[mediawiki/extensions/Echo@master] Fix: ListBox is not accessible to screen readers

Change 570730 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/extensions/Echo@master] Add aria-label to Notifications page “Recent activity” filter widget

Change 597136 had a related patch set uploaded (by VolkerE; owner: VolkerE):
[mediawiki/extensions/Echo@master] Add aria-label to SpecialHelpMenuWidget

Change 597136 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/extensions/Echo@master] Add aria-label to SpecialHelpMenuWidget

Change 620534 had a related patch set uploaded (by Tam-edwin-microsoft; owner: Tam-edwin-microsoft):
[mediawiki/extensions/Echo@master] Add 'aria-label' to NotificationitemWidget and ReadStateButtonSelectWidget

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