The text cursor displays the position in an input field (see DIN EN ISO 9241-161: 8.8). The text cursor is typically displayed by a vertical line at the point at which the text is entered, edited or deleted.
|The application must adopt the text cursor setting from the platform software and/or provide a mode in which this setting is adopted.
Note: If the settings of the platform software are not applied automatically, the corresponding mode must be explained in the information on accessibility.
|EN 301 549:
Use of the keyboard: text cursorPermalink "Use of the keyboard: text cursor"
The change of the focus indicator between the elements is described at the input field and multi-line input field elements. By default, the navigation within the input fields takes place with the arrow keys.
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|Placing the focus
|The position of the text cursor must be communicated to the Accessibility API
|It must be possible to position the text cursor with assistive technology (see using the keyboard
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