Accessibility in Blazor Dashboard Layout Component

10 Jun 20242 minutes to read

The Blazor Dashboard Layout component has been designed keeping in mind the WAI-ARIA specifications, by applying the prompt WAI-ARIA roles, states, and properties. This component is characterized by ARIA accessibility support, which makes navigation easy for people who use assistive technologies (AT).

The Blazor Dashboard Layout component followed the accessibility guidelines and standards, including ADA, Section 508, WCAG 2.2 standards, and WCAG roles that are commonly used to evaluate accessibility.

The accessibility compliance for the Blazor Dashboard Layout component is outlined below.

Accessibility Criteria Compatibility
WCAG 2.2 Support Partial
Section 508 Support Partial
Screen Reader Support Yes
Right-To-Left Support Yes
Color Contrast Yes
Mobile Device Support Yes
Keyboard Navigation Support Not applicable
Axe-core Accessibility Validation Yes
Yes - All features of the component meet the requirement.
Partial - Some features of the component do not meet the requirement.
No - The component does not meet the requirement.

WAI-ARIA attributes

The Blazor Dashboard Layout component followed the WAI-ARIA patterns to meet the accessibility. The following ARIA attributes are used in the Dashboard Layout component:

Attributes Purpose
role=presentation Indicates the role as a presentation for the table when the showGridLines property is enabled.
aria-grabbed Indicates whether the attribute is set to true. It has been selected for dragging. If this attribute is set to false, the element can be grabbed for a drag-and-drop operation, but will not be currently grabbed.

Keyboard interaction

Keyboard support is not applicable for the Dashboard Layout.

Ensuring accessibility

The Blazor Dashboard Layout component’s accessibility levels are ensured through an axe-core software tool during automated testing.

The accessibility compliance of the Dashboard Layout component is shown in the following sample. Open the sample in a new window to evaluate the accessibility of the Dashboard Layout component with accessibility tools.

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