Test Case sc2.4.8_l3_006: Providing title text that warn user about new window

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleProviding title text that warn user about new window
DescriptionA document with a link that opens a new window. A title attribute warns the user about the new window.
CreatorBenToWeb (evlach@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2006-10-25
Statusdraft

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

Technical specification: The a element .

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to pass because the a element has a title attribute that warns user.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc2.4.8_l3_006 (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#navigation-mechanisms-link. The code that causes doubt can be found at line 10, column 105.

Functional Outcome

The text of the link helps people understand that the link opens new window.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique H33: Supplementing link text with the title attribute

Secondary Rules

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

The test case passes (line 10, column 105) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-link.

Functional Outcome

The text of the link helps people understand that the link opens new window.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique H33: Supplementing link text with the title attribute (http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20060427/Overview.html#H33).

Online version: sc2.4.8_l3_006.