Test Case sc1.3.3_l1_006: Identifying components not only by shape

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleIdentifying components not only by shape
DescriptionDocument containing a line of two buttons. Text is referring to the "round button".
CreatorBenToWeb (johannes.koch@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2006-09-25
Statusvalidated

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)

Test Data

Purpose

The test is intended to fail because the text refers to the button only by shape.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc1.3.3_l1_006 (XML).

Rules

“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 15, column 8: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#content-structure-separation-understanding.

Functional Outcome

The object is referred to by the shape alone.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to failure F14: Failure of SC 1.3.3 due to identifying content only by its shape or location

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - April 2006 Working Draft (Last Call))

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 15, column 8: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#content-structure-separation-understanding.

Functional Outcome

The object is referred to by the shape alone.

Technical Comment

Online version: sc1.3.5_l2_006.

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - November 2005 Working Draft)

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 15, column 8: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG2-200511230/#content-structure-separation-understanding.

Functional Outcome

The object is referred to by the shape alone.