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#14958 closed bug (duplicate)

Opened April 27, 2016 03:46PM UTC

Closed May 02, 2016 01:22PM UTC

Month and year header dropdowns do not have labels associated

Reported by: kden Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone: none
Component: ui.datepicker Version: 1.10.4
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

Related to but not mentioned in

To be friendly to screenreaders, the month and year header dropdowns should have labels associated with them. For formatting, the labels can actually be positioned offscreen if they cause too much clutter for sighted readers. See

I posted an issue on StackOverflow with an attempted workaround and it's quite painful compared to inserting two labels in the datepicker itself. (

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Changed May 02, 2016 01:22PM UTC by scottgonzalez comment:1

resolution: → duplicate
status: newclosed

Duplicate of #9298.We'll track this as part of the general accessibility ticket.