Test Case xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_1.1_l1_sc3_001: Associate labels with inputs

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleAssociate labels with inputs
Description Document containing a single input field with an associated label without any text.
CreatorBenToWeb (evlach@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007

Technologies and Features

Technologies are markup languages or data formats. If the technology is a markup language, “features” refers to elements and attributes.

XHTML ™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

XHTML ™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

Feature: label (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: The LABEL element .

Test Data


The test case is intended to fail as there is no text in the input assodiated label.

Test Modes

Automatic evaluation.

Test Files

Test file.


xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_1.1_l1_sc3_001 (XML).


“Rules” refer to success criteria in WCAG 2.0, checkpoints in WCAG 1.0 and similar requirements.

Primary Rules

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 11, column 35: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#text-equiv-sensory.

Functional Outcome

There is no label text for the input element

Technical Comment

The label is empty