ACTION-2032: Provide a new example for the accessibility api explanatory text.

Provide a new example for the accessibility api explanatory text.

Joseph Scheuhammer
Due on:
March 1, 2016
Created on:
February 23, 2016
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Replace "For example, Toggle and Invoke patterns can be combined to express a tri-state button."


For Example, the TreeItem Control Type is required to support the ExpandCollapse Pattern, because expanding and collapsing is what defines a tree item. Tree items can optionally have other behaviors, and so the TreeItem Control Type can also choose to implement the Invoke control pattern if the tree item can perform a command, ScrollItem control pattern if the tree is scrollable, and the SelectionItem control pattern if it is possible to have an active selection that is maintained when the user returns to the tree container.

Cynthia Shelly, 29 Feb 2016, 21:53:33

Cynthia's text above was incorporated into Jason's branch, see:

Rawgit version:

Joseph Scheuhammer, 7 Mar 2016, 19:38:21

Note for Cynthia:

Put code tags around UIA keywords and remove capital "E" on "Example".

Joseph Scheuhammer, 8 Mar 2016, 20:41:41

code tags

Cynthia Shelly, 16 Mar 2016, 01:54:30

Merged pull request:

Is this action finished?

Joseph Scheuhammer, 28 Mar 2016, 18:03:59

Closed after confirming the text with Cynthia at the AAPI meeting.

Joseph Scheuhammer, 19 Apr 2016, 19:39:01

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