Test Case sc2.4.3_l3_201: Focus order of input fields matches visual order [new]

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleFocus order of input fields matches visual order [new]
DescriptionA document containing three input fields (not contained in a form element). When using tabulator key to browse through the fields, the fields receive focus in a sequence that matches the visual sequence.
CreatorBenToWeb (Reinhard.Ruemer@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2007-08-25
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)

CSS 2.0 Specification

CSS 2.0 Specification

Test Data

Purpose

The test case is intended to pass because the interactive elements receive focus in a sequence that matches the visual sequence when the user tabs through them.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc2.4.3_l3_201 (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 13, column 7) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#.

The test case passes (line 17, column 7) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#.

The test case passes (line 21, column 7) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#.

Functional Outcome

The tabulator order matches the visual sequence.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique G59: Placing the interactive elements in an order that follows sequences and relationships within the content.