Web Accessibility Wizard

This wizard consolidates all your WCAG 2.0 queries into the one, easy to navigate search result.

Changing the setting of any user interface component does not automatically cause a change of context unless the user has been advised of the behavior before using the component.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
Navigational mechanisms that are repeated on multiple Web pages within a set of Web pages occur in the same relative order each time they are repeated, unless a change is initiated by the user.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
Components that have the same functionality within a set of Web pages are identified consistently.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
Changes of context are initiated only by user request or a mechanism is available to turn off such changes.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
Help users avoid and correct mistakes.
  • WCAG type: Guidelines
If an input error is automatically detected, the item that is in error is identified and the error is described to the user in text.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
Labels or instructions are provided when content requires user input.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
If an input error is automatically detected and suggestions for correction are known, then the suggestions are provided to the user, unless it would jeopardize the security or purpose of the content.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
For Web pages that cause legal commitments or financial transactions for the user to occur, that modify or delete user-controllable data in data storage systems, or that submit user test responses, at least one of the following is true: Reversible: Submissions are reversible. Checked: Data entered by the user is checked for input errors and the user is provided an opportunity to correct them. Confirmed: A mechanism is available for reviewing, confirming, and correcting information before finalizing the submission.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
Context-sensitive help is available.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
For Web pages that require the user to submit information, at least one of the following is true: Reversible: Submissions are reversible. Checked: Data entered by the user is checked for input errors and the user is provided an opportunity to correct them. Confirmed: A mechanism is available for reviewing, confirming, and correcting information before finalizing the submission.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
Maximize compatibility with current and future user agents, including assistive technologies.
  • WCAG type: Guidelines
In content implemented using markup languages, elements have complete start and end tags, elements are nested according to their specifications, elements do not contain duplicate attributes, and any IDs are unique, except where the specifications allow these features.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
For all user interface components (including but not limited to: form elements, links and components generated by scripts), the name and role can be programmatically determined; states, properties, and values that can be set by the user can be programmatically set; and notification of changes to these items is available to user agents, including assistive technologies.
  • WCAG type: Success Criteria
  • Audience: Developers, Designers
  • Subject area: Skip content, Navigation
  • WCAG type: Sufficient Techniques
  • Audience: Designers, Developers
  • Subject area: Media player, Scrolling content, Animation, Auto-updating content, Multimedia, Time limits, Embedded media and object elements, Timing and timed content
  • WCAG type: Sufficient Techniques
  • Audience: Designers, Developers
  • Subject area: Time limits, Timing and timed content
  • WCAG type: Sufficient Techniques
  • Audience: Content authors
  • Subject area: Prerecorded audio-video, Multimedia
  • WCAG type: Sufficient Techniques
  • Audience: Content authors
  • Subject area: Live audio-video, Multimedia
  • WCAG type: Sufficient Techniques

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