Test Case sc1.3.1_l1_111: Presentational elements in order to convey information and/or relationships.

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitlePresentational elements in order to convey information and/or relationships.
Description Document containing del element for marking deletions. CSS is used to enhance the presentation.
CreatorBenToWeb (evlach@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-08-28
Statusaccepted for end user evaluation

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

Technical specification: Marking document changes: The INS and DEL elements .

Test Data

Purpose

The test case is intended to pass as semantic markup has been used for marking deletion. CSS has been used to enhance presentation.

Expert Guidance

Check whether CSS has been used in order to convey information.

Test Modes

Three or more accessibility experts.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc1.3.1_l1_111 (XML).

Rules

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

Primary Rules

The test case needs review before it can be established if it passes or fails the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#content-structure-separation-programmatic. The code that causes doubt can be found at line 9, column 12.

Functional Outcome

CSS has not been used for conveying information.

Technical Comment

The test case maps to technique H49: Using semantic markup to mark emphasized or special text

Secondary Rules

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

The test case passes (line 9, column 12) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#content-structure-separation-programmatic.

Functional Outcome

CSS has not been used for conveying information.