Content inside a `details` element is excluded from in-page search
It makes total sense, of course: if content is on the page but isn’t actually showing on the page, then there’s no need to show when searching content. That’s what I assumed it would do, but know for sure after testing in the major browsers.
Search me!The quick brown fox jumped lazily over the big brown dog. Or something like that. 🐕
To be clear, once the
details panel is open, search will indeed pick up the text inside. I can see justification for allowing the text to be searched in the closed state as well. It’s one of those things that you sorta have to draw a line in the sand for, and it seems all browsers have drawn the line at excluding hidden text.
In that sense, in-page search treats text inside a
details element the same as text that’s hidden with