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ARIA Tabs with Right Click Popup Menu

The context menu is keyboard accessible:

  • Press Shift+F10 or the Applications key to open the context menu.
  • Press the Up and Down Arrow keys to move focus between the menu options.
  • Press the Left and Right Arrow keys to open or close submenus.
  • Press any letter or number to jump to a menu item starting with that character or digit.
  • Press Enter to activate a menu option.
  • Press Escape to close the currently open menu.
  • Press Tab to close the menu and all submenus.
  • Mouse users can right click on any static region of the page to open the menu as usual.
  • Mouse users can cancel and close the menu by clicking anywhere else on the page.
  • On a touch screen, touch a static region on the page and hold for about 2.5 seconds then release to open the menu, tap a menu item to activate it, or tap anywhere else on the page to cancel and close the menu.

The tab controls are keyboard accessible.

  • Set focus on the tab control.
  • Press the Arrow keys to move focus between tabs.
  • Press Home or End to move to the first or last tab.
  • Press any letter or number to jump to a tab starting with that character or digit.
  • Press the Spacebar to open (or optionally toggle if configured) the selected tab.
  • Mouse users can click the desired tab as usual.