Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#10334 closed defect (wontfix)

Tree: focus gets lost entering hidden root node tree (webkit)

Reported by: bill Owned by: bill
Priority: high Milestone: tbd
Component: Dijit Version: 1.4.0b
Keywords: a11y Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:


Testing Type: Accessibility (Keyboard)

Browser Affected: Chrome 3 & Safari 4

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Open Safari or Chrome browser
  2. Go to
  3. With your mouse, click on the first root node (Continents)
  4. Press the Tab key twice

Actual Result : Now the focus get lost. If you press enter an alert(Hello world) is shown.

Looks like the focus is getting lost on the hidden root node.


  1. works on FF
  2. fails on 1.3 also

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by bill

Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

This is a browser bug (it's jumping to a <span tabIndex=-1> inside of a display:none div), and it's fixed in Chrome 4 beta, so I don't think it's worth working around in dojo.

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