Pop Up Boxes Fill Visible Screen

Archived Issue

Current Iteration of Issue

Short Description

Magnifier user cannot access surrounding content or controls because of relative size of pop up box

Long Description

  • Screen magnification limits the amount of the screen a user can see at a given time. As a result, a pop up box might wind up filling the whole screen.
  • Since the magnifier user cannot see the whole pop up box along with its surroundings, it can be harder to get around or to dismiss the pop up.

Example of Issue

No example currently available


  • Limit the size and use of pop up boxes.



Impacted Assistive Technology

Screen Magnifier

Impacted Type of Device