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Susan Nugent
tl;dr It would be nice if the content did not "jump" to Studio videos if they are placed further down a content this requires people to scroll back to the top of the screen.   The Issue I recently discovered that if I embed a Studio video on an assignment page in a Canvas course...and the video is not the first thing people see at the… (Show more)
Ensuring an accessible and pleasant experience to all users, regardless of disability, is a key focus of Canvas. The Canvas platform was built using the most modern HTML and CSS technologies, and is committed to W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative and Section 508 guidelines.   The Voluntary Product Accessibility Template, or VPAT, is a tool that…
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Tom Gibbons
Hi everyone-- I'm just curious how many people know that the default link color is out of WCAG AA compliance. It was a surprise to me.   There's currently a feature request to adjust that color, but it only has 38 upvotes (which seems odd, given that this is such a simple thing to adjust). Jess Thompson posted the request.
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Nancy Keefer
Hello all -      I'd like to know if/when the default blue color for links in Canvas will be addressed? As it stands now, the contrast is only at 2.48:1.    Obviously the work around (changing the text color) is simple, but it's time consuming and it's possible not everyone realizes it fails contrast standards.    Does anyone know the answer to… (Show more)
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Where is the link to Canvas Accessibility Resources?
Laura Fathauer
Hi-   In testing yesterday, I noticed that radio groups/multiple choice questions are missing an association with the question; they are not using a fieldset and legend, nor are they using appropriate aria grouping and labeling. I also note that this wasn't on the wishlist recently posted, which makes me think its a recent change.   Thanks Laura… (Show more)
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Sonya Madsen Woods
Does Canvas work with Dragon Naturally Speaking? or any speech recognition software? I know a couple of years ago it didn't and I am wondering what the current state is.
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