Test Case sc1.3.3_l1_007: Using a non-text mark alone to convey information

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleUsing a non-text mark alone to convey information
DescriptionDocument containing a list with three items, each item consisting of a "checked" or "unchecked" glyph marked up as an abbreviation with expansion and a person's name.
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 pass because the non-text glyph is marked-up as an abbreviation with its expansion.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc1.3.3_l1_007 (XML).

Rules

“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/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#content-structure-separation-understanding.

Functional Outcome

An explanation is added to the non-text glyph.

Technical Comment

The non-text glyph is marked-up with an abbr element and a title attribute.

This test case does not map to a WCAG 2.0 technique or failure.

Secondary Rules

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

The test case passes the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#content-structure-separation-understanding.

Functional Outcome

An explanation is added to the non-text glyph.

Technical Comment

Online version: sc1.3.5_l2_007.

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - November 2005 Working Draft)

The test case passes the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG2-200511230/#content-structure-separation-understanding.

Functional Outcome

An explanation is added to the non-text glyph.

Technical Comment

The non-text glyph is marked-up with an abbr element and a title attribute.