Accessibilty issue : aria lebelled not working if the labelled span or div is hidden(display:none)

Fixed, flighted Issue #11009828

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Author
Mohd J.
Created
Feb 20, 2017
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windows narrator is not able to read “hiddenspan” in microsoft edge as input checkbox uses aria-labelled. Below code is working fine in ie11 and chrome browser but not on edge.

<>input type="checkbox" id= “abc” aria-labelledby="hiddenspan">
<>label for="abc">something<>/label>
<>span id="hiddenspan" style="display: none" role="tooltip">using aria-labelled<>/span>

please let me know how to use aria-labelled for hidden span for microsoft edge.

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Bogdan B.”

      Changed Status to “Fixed, flighted”

    • Hello,
      Thank you for the report. This is a known issue we’re tracking to be fixed in Creators Update.

      Best Regards,
      The MS Edge Team

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