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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-24298

"more" links on latest news block confusing for screen readers

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.9.9
    • Fix Version/s: 2.4
    • Component/s: Accessibility
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      Add news block to a course with some recent news items
      Look at link - they should be linked from the item title instead of "more..."
      Click the links - they should take you to the news item.

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      Add news block to a course with some recent news items Look at link - they should be linked from the item title instead of "more..." Click the links - they should take you to the news item.
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_19_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_24_STABLE
    • Pull Master Branch:
      MDL-24298-master

      Description

      The latest news block links to news stories with a link saying "more...". This is not helpful for screen reader users who need to be able to distinguish between links to different posts.

      This could be improved by making the post titles the links where a user has the "screen reader" option set in their profile.

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                    Fix Release Date:
                    3/Dec/12