Actions

Cancel

Cancels an operation.

Pseudoclass: AXCancel

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityCancelAction (Available in OS X v10.3 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXCancelAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Supported by Roles

Confirm

Simulates pressing Return in an element—for example, a text field.

Pseudoclass: AXConfirm

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityConfirmAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXConfirmAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Supported by Roles

Decrement

Decrements the value of an element to the next allowed value.

Pseudoclass: AXDecrement

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityDecrementAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXDecrementAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Supported by Roles

Delete

Deletes the value of an element.

Pseudoclass: AXDelete

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityDeleteAction (Available in OS X v10.4 and later.)

Carbon constant: (none defined)

Supported by Roles

Increment

Increments the value of an element to the next allowed value.

Pseudoclass: AXIncrement

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityIncrementAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXIncrementAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Supported by Roles

Press

Simulates clicking an element—for example, a button.

Pseudoclass: AXPress

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityPressAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXPressAction (Available in OS X v10.2 and later.)

Supported by Roles

Raise

Simulates bringing a window forward by clicking in its title bar.

Pseudoclass: AXRaise

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityRaiseAction (Available in OS X v10.3 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXRaiseAction (Available in OS X v10.3 and later.)

Supported by Roles

Show Menu

Simulates showing a menu by clicking it.

Pseudoclass: AXShowMenu

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityShowMenuAction (Available in OS X v10.4 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXShowMenuAction (Available in OS X v10.4 and later.)

Supported by Roles