Test case: SVG use element (external)

The SVG <use> element allows an object to be defined in one place, and reused in other places.

use with aria-labelledby and aria-describedby

Browsers should expose the accessible name and description for the original SVG and the reused SVG. Screen readers should announce two graphics, each with "Rectangle" as its accessible name and "Violet rectangle" as its accessible description.

Rectangle Violet rectangle

Results

Tested on 18th July 2016.

Browser/screen reader results
Chrome Edge Firefox Internet Explorer Safari
Original SVG Reused SVG Notes Original SVG Reused SVG Notes Original SVG Reused SVG Notes Original SVG Reused SVG Notes Original SVG Reused SVG Notes
Jaws Yes No Jaws bug means description is reported but not accessible N/A N/A N/A Yes No Original is announced by title only N/A N/A >IE does not support <use> with external source N/A N/A N/A
Narrator N/A N/A N/A Yes No Original is announced by title only N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A >IE does not support <use> with external source N/A N/A N/A
NVDA Yes No Original announced by title only N/A N/A N/A Yes No Original announced by title only N/A N/A >IE does not support <use> with external source N/A N/A N/A
VoiceOver (OSX) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A No No