Test Case xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_3.2_l2_sc1_001: Components occur in same order

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleComponents occur in same order
DescriptionTwo documents containg two navigation elements in the same order.
CreatorBenToWeb (johannes.koch@…)
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)

CSS 2.0 Specification

CSS 2.0 Specification

Test Data


The test is intended to pass because the two pages links occur in the same order.

Test Modes

End user.

Test Files

The test files must be inspected in the order defined below.

  1. Test file 1
  2. Test file 2


xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_3.2_l2_sc1_001 (XML).


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

Primary Rules

The test case passes the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#consistent-behavior-consistent-locations.

Functional Outcome

Components occur in same order.

Technical Comment

Order in markup code is the same and order in presentation is not changed via CSS positioning or scripting