Test Case sc1.4.1_l1_012: Information in table available through colour and text (Track column) [new]

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleInformation in table available through colour and text (Track column) [new]
DescriptionDocument containing a conference schedule with three tracks, presented as a data table. There are two tracks with three presentations each. Colours are used to indicate the track in which a presentation belongs, and this information is also available through textual cues.
CreatorBenToWeb (johannes.koch@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2007-12-07
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)

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

Technical specification: The TD element .

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to pass as the information which track the session belongs to is available from colour and the Track column.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc1.4.1_l1_012 (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 (line 50, column 26) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#visual-audio-contrast-without-color.

The test case passes (line 54, column 26) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#visual-audio-contrast-without-color.

The test case passes (line 58, column 26) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#visual-audio-contrast-without-color.

The test case passes (line 65, column 26) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#visual-audio-contrast-without-color.

The test case passes (line 69, column 26) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#visual-audio-contrast-without-color.

The test case passes (line 73, column 26) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#visual-audio-contrast-without-color.

Functional Outcome

The track information is available from the third column.

Technical Comment

The information which track the session belongs to is available from the cell's background colour and the text in the third cell (Track column).

This test case maps to technique G14: Ensuring that color-encoded information is also available in text.