Important: This document describes the old, key-based accessibility API. The use of this API is discouraged. Use the new, method-based API instead. For more information on the new accessibility API, see Accessibility Programming Guide for OS X.
Document Revision History
This table describes the changes to Accessibility Programming Guidelines for Mac.
Moved to Retired Documents Library.
Added link to new accessibility API.
Updated the list of object types that can represent attribute values.
Added information about App Sandbox.
Added recommended usage of the linked UI element attribute for search fields and results.
Updated for OS X v10.4. Changed title from "Accessibility."
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