Test Case xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_2.1_l1_sc1_010: Keyboard shortcuts for directly accessible scripts

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleKeyboard shortcuts for directly accessible scripts
Description Document containing an input element with onclick action handler with accesskey attribute for making it directly accessible.
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: input (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: The INPUT element .

Test Data


The test case is intended to pass as there is accesskey attribute assosiated with onclick attribute.

Test Modes

Automatic evaluation.

Test Files

Test file.


xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_2.1_l1_sc1_010 (XML).


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

Primary Rules

The test case passes (line 18, column 83) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/WD-WCAG20-20050211/#2.1_keyboard-operation-keyboard-operable.

Functional Outcome

There is rapid access tothe script

Technical Comment

The is accesskey attribute for the input using event handler