Test Case sc2.4.7_l3_201: Location available through breadcrumbs [new]

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleLocation available through breadcrumbs [new]
DescriptionInformation about the user's location within a set of Web pages is available through a breadcrumbs section
CreatorBenToWeb (Reinhard.Ruemer@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007

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


This test case is intended to pass because on each page the user sees in the breadcrumb bar, where on the webpage he is. Only the path to the current location is shown.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files


sc2.4.7_l3_201 (XML).


“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#.

Functional Outcome

The test is intended to pass, because on every page the user can see in the breadcrumb section where he is.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique G65: Providing a breadcrumb trail

This test case maps to technique G128: Indicating current location within navigation bars