Should elements with overflow:auto be focusable by default? They might be impossible to scroll with the keyboard only otherwhise (was: CSS overflow:auto does not allow scroll via keyboard)

Issue #7045483 • Assigned to IE S.

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Mar 29, 2016
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Repro Steps:

  1. go to http://s.codepen.io/stevef/debug/PZdpoR
  2. attempt to scroll the content within the scrollable region using the keyboard

Expected Results:

scrollable region can receive focus
arrow keys will scroll content

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Bogdan B.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Bogdan B.” to “Cynthia S.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Title from “CSS overflow:auto does not allow scroll via keyboard” to “Should elements with overflow:auto be focusable by default? They might be impossible to scroll with the keyboard only otherwhise (was: CSS overflow:auto does not allow scroll via keyboard)”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Cynthia S.” to “IE S.”

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