Accessibility in JQuery AutoComplete widget
18 Apr 20171 minute to read
Autocomplete widget is completely compatible to work with Keyboard asKeyboard as an alternative for mouse. The keyboard interaction will be enabled by default in the Autocomplete widget. Press Alt+J to focus the Autocomplete element.
Please refer the below table for details about short cut keys and its corresponding usage.
|Down||Moves to next item in the suggestion list|
|Up||Moves to previous item in the suggestion list|
|Enter||Selects the focused item|
|Ctrl + Down||Opens the suggestion list|
|ESC||Closes the suggestion list|
|Page Down||Moves to the item in next page (i.e.,) scrolls down to next set of items when the popup is opened/closed|
|Page Up||Moves to the item in previous page (i.e.,) scrolls up to previous set of items when the popup is opened/closed|
|Left Arrow, Right Arrow, Home, End, Number lock||No actions|
|Tab||Close the popup if it is opened and focuses to next DOM element|
|Shift + Tab||Focuses the previous DOM element|