Out-of-the-box, many browsers let you easily test for text color contrast. This is useful when testing content on other users’ computers.
Like Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge is available on multiple platforms. Microsoft also did a great job making the experience seamless across different operating systems, which means that the same steps can be used on MacOS and Windows. In this Knowledgebase article, we’re using MacOS, but it may as well be on Windows.
In the screenshot below, you can see a portion of a web page that we were evaluating today.
How to Test Contrast
First, open the Developer Tools (Tools | Developer | Developer Tools).