HTML5 Audio Description (via screenreader)
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Overview

This extension plays audio description track elements of HTML5 videos via a screenreader.

IMPORTANT: Please activate the “Enable <track> element” experiment in chrome://flags/ This experiment MUST be enabled for the extension to work. Use this extension if you want your screenreader to render audio descriptions. For the extension that plays via Chrome text to speech, https://chrome.google.com/webstore/a/google.com/detail/jafenodgdcelmajjnbcchlfjomlkaifp Currently supported screenreaders: - ChromeVox - Mac OS X VoiceOver is not fully supported Languages supported: - depends on language support of your screenreader Keyboard shorcuts: For keyboard shortcuts, press alt + ? while on a webpage. This is part of the Axs-Chrome open-source project http://code.google.com/p/google-axs-chrome/, which supports extensions that enhance accessibility. You can submit feedback to the Axs-Chrome discussion group: https://groups.google.com/group/axs-chrome-discuss?pli=1

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Bryan MyersAug 20, 2018

As a sighted web developer I couldn't get this to do anything when it was enabled. If I were blind it would be impossible to activate... even if that did anything.

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Bradley JohnsonJun 5, 2018

no instructions!

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Daubney ThielkingNov 29, 2017

There's no instructions. I can't figure out how to work it.

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Details

  • Version
    1.0.3
  • Updated
    August 10, 2012
  • Offered by
    Google Accessibility
  • Size
    38.15KiB
  • Languages
    English
  • Non-trader
    This developer has not identified itself as a trader. For consumers in the European Union, please note that consumer rights do not apply to contracts between you and this developer.

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