Designing Accessible Plug-ins in Eclipse

Accessibility for disabled users is now a priority in application development as advances in techniques and support within operating systems have now made this possible. This article covers the Eclipse accessibility support, general tips for creating accessible plug-ins, and the types of disabilities that the Eclipse accessibility support assists. This is all illustrated using an example of making a view accessible.

Categories: Plug-ins, Accessibility

[html] Original article
July 2006
by Tod Creasey

[html] Updated for Eclipse Platform 3.5
December 2009
by Tod Creasey