Notifications

Application Activated

Posted after the application is activated.

Pseudoclass: AXApplicationActivated

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

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

Supported by Roles

Application Deactivated

Posted after the application is deactivated.

Pseudoclass: AXApplicationDeactivated

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

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

Supported by Roles

Application Hidden

Posted after the application is hidden.

Pseudoclass: AXApplicationHidden

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

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

Supported by Roles

Application Shown

Posted after the application is shown.

Pseudoclass: AXApplicationShown

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

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

Supported by Roles

Created

Posted after an object is created.

Pseudoclass: AXCreated

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

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

Supported by Roles

Drawer Created

Posted after a drawer has appeared.

Pseudoclass: AXDrawerCreated

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

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

Supported by Roles

Focused UI Element Changed

Posted after a UI element gains focus.

Pseudoclass: AXFocusedUIElementChanged

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

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

Supported by Roles

Focused Window Changed

Posted after a key window changes.

Pseudoclass: AXFocusedWindowChanged

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

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

Supported by Roles

Help Tag Created

Posted after a help tag appears.

Pseudoclass: AXHelpTagCreated

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

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

Main Window Changed

Posted after an application’s main window changes.

Pseudoclass: AXMainWindowChanged

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

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

Supported by Roles

Menu Closed

Posted after a menu closes.

Pseudoclass: AXMenuClosed

Cocoa constant: (none defined)

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

Menu Item Selected

Posted after a menu item is selected.

Pseudoclass: AXMenuItemSelected

Cocoa constant: (none defined)

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

Menu Opened

Posted after a menu opens.

Pseudoclass: AXMenuOpened

Cocoa constant: (none defined)

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

Moved

Posted after an object moves.

Pseudoclass: AXMoved

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

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

Supported by Roles

Resized

Posted after an object is resized.

Pseudoclass: AXResized

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

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

Row Collapsed

Posted after a row is collapsed.

Pseudoclass: AXRowCollapsed

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityRowCollapsedNotification (Available in OS X v10.6 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXRowCollapsedNotification (Available in OS X v10.6 and later.)

Row Count Changed

Posted after a row is added or deleted.

Pseudoclass: AXRowCountChanged

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

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

Row Expanded

Posted after a row is expanded.

Pseudoclass: AXRowExpanded

Cocoa constant: NSAccessibilityRowExpandedNotification (Available in OS X v10.6 and later.)

Carbon constant: kAXRowExpandedNotification (Available in OS X v10.6 and later.)

Selected Children Changed

Posted after selected child elements change.

Pseudoclass: AXSelectedChildrenChanged

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

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

Selected Columns Changed

Posted after selected columns change.

Pseudoclass: AXSelectedColumnsChanged

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

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

Selected Rows Changed

Posted after selected rows change.

Pseudoclass: AXSelectedRowsChanged

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

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

Selected Text Changed

Posted after selected text changes.

Pseudoclass: AXSelectedTextChanged

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

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

Sheet Created

Posted after a sheet appears.

Pseudoclass: AXSheetCreated

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

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

Title Changed

Posted after a title changes.

Pseudoclass: AXTitleChanged

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

Carbon constant: kAXTitleChangedNotification (Available in OS X v10.5 and later.)

UI Element Destroyed

Posted after a UI element is destroyed.

Pseudoclass: AXUIElementDestroyed

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

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

Supported by Roles

Value Changed

Posted after a UI element’s value changes.

Pseudoclass: AXValueChanged

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

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

Supported by Roles

Window Created

Posted after a new window appears.

Pseudoclass: AXWindowCreated

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

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

Window Deminiaturized

Posted after a window is restored to full size from the Dock.

Pseudoclass: AXWindowDeminiaturized

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

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

Supported by Roles

Window Miniaturized

Posted after a window is minimized in the Dock.

Pseudoclass: AXWindowMiniaturized

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

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

Supported by Roles

Window Moved

Posted after a window moves.

Pseudoclass: AXWindowMoved

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

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

Supported by Roles

Window Resized

Posted after a window changes size.

Pseudoclass: AXWindowResized

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

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

Supported by Roles