Content of Descriptive Properties

The IAccessible interface provides descriptive properties, which describe various aspects of an object. Some of these properties are content specific; other properties have content consisting of descriptive text that is provided by the server. The type of information for each property varies depending on the object.

The following topics describe information that clients obtain from these properties. They also provide servers with suggestions for choosing content.

When designing accessible objects, server developers should also refer to the following topics:

For information about the parameters and return values of these properties, see the IAccessible section of the Microsoft Active AccessibilityC/C++ Reference.