Extension: Lingo

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Description: Provides hover-over tool tips on pages from words defined on the Glossar page
State: stable Dependency: MediaWiki
Developer: Barry Coughlan, Stephan Gambke License: GPL v2+
Type: MediaWiki Category: Content Structuring
Edition: BlueSpice pro, BlueSpice free, BlueSpice Farm, BlueSpice Cloud Version: 4.1+
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Lingo is a glossary extension. It lets you define a list of abbreviations and their definitions on a page and then displays these definitions whenever an abbreviation is hovered over in an article.


Test status: 2-testing complete
Checked for: Web, Authoring tool
Last test date: 2022-08-05
WCAG level: AA
WCAG support: does not support (workaround: no)

Authoring tool: works, it's only a list in source editing mode

Web: Keyboard access for definition not possible; Screenreader does not find definition.

Extension type: extended
Extension focus: reader