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3.2 Not function properly when using with screen readers

Affected Group: Persons with Visual Impairment

Each button and navigation menu should function properly when using with or without screen readers.

Buttons in some mobile applications do not function properly when users use the mobile application with the aid of screen readers. Developers or mobile application owners should ensure the mobile application and its functions/buttons would not clash with the prevailing screen readers. Sufficient testing should be performed to ensure the mobile application functions properly when using with screen readers.

A sample mobile application page telling that all buttons should function properly when using with screen readers.

Besides, when using with screen readers, many mobile applications are unable to proceed after reading the tutorial/acceptance statement for the first-time visit. Make sure go through all pages and test the whole mobile applications using screen readers.