Last Updated: 13 May 2024 13:55 by ADMIN
Created on: 03 Oct 2022 17:28
Category: Kendo UI for Angular
Type: Feature Request
Set area-describedby and area-labelledby to form controls

As a end user I should be capable of assigning my own accessibility attributes. right now I could see that input automatically mapping area-describedby from hint component. 

Please do the needful.


Posted on: 13 May 2024 13:54

I am happy to announce that in v15.5.0 we introduced the inputAttributes property which allows the developer to apply custom attributes to the inner input element of the component. For full list of the components that support this option, please refer to the respective Changelog section:

Here is an example that demonstrates the property in action:


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Martin Bechev
Posted on: 10 Oct 2022 10:32

Hi Digvijoy,

Thank you for the provided feedback.

Indeed setting custom values to the area-describedby and area-labelledby accessible attributes would be nice enhancements to all form controls that have nested focusable elements.

Currently, the mentioned accessible attribute values could be adjusted by associating a Label component:

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