Test Case sc2.4.3_l3_200: Focus order of input fields does not match visual order [new]

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleFocus order of input fields does not match visual order [new]
DescriptionA document containing three input fields (not contained in a form element). When using tabulator key to browse through the input fields, the fields receive focus in a sequence that does not match 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 fail because the interactive elements don't 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_200 (XML).

Rules

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

Primary Rules

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 13, column 7: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#.

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

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

Functional Outcome

Tabulator order doesn't match the visual sequence.

Technical Comment

This test case does not map to a WCAG 2.0 technique or failure.