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macOS accessibility issue due to After Effects not using real OS windows

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Explorer ,
Oct 31, 2022 Oct 31, 2022

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After Effects' main window is not a real macOS window, which impacts accessibility apps.


I use the app AltTab, which simply lets you switch between open windows using a shortcut. The app is not able to properly detect the AE window because of this issue. Quote from my bug report to AltTab:

Then it means AE windows are not real windows. It's a bug on their side. You should open a ticket for them so they fix it. If it affects AltTab, it must affect other accessibility apps.


To insist again: this is a bug on AE side. It should be reported. Screen readers and other apps are probably broken with AE.

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