Test Case sc3.2.3_l2_001: Links in top navigation occur in same order

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleLinks in top navigation occur in same order
DescriptionTwo web pages forming a set. Each contains a top navigation list with two links; in each page, the links are in the same markup order.
CreatorBenToWeb (johannes.koch@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-08-25
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 is intended to pass because the two pages links occur in the same order.

Expert Guidance

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

The test files must be inspected in the order defined below.

  1. Test file 1
  2. Test file 2

TCDL Data

sc3.2.3_l2_001 (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 14, column 17) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-locations.

The test case passes (line 14, column 17) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-locations.

Functional Outcome

Components occur in same order.

Technical Comment

Order in markup code is the same and order in presentation is not changed via CSS positioning or scripting

This test case maps to technique G61: Presenting repeated components in the same relative order each time they appear

Secondary Rules

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

The test case passes (line 14, column 17) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-locations.

The test case passes (line 14, column 17) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-locations.

Functional Outcome

Components occur in same order.

Technical Comment

Order in markup code is the same and order in presentation is not changed via CSS positioning or scripting

This test case maps to technique G61: Presenting repeated components in the same relative order each time they appear (http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20060427/Overview.html#G61).

Online version: sc3.2.3_l2_001.

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case passes (line 14, column 17) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#consistent-behavior-consistent-locations.

The test case passes (line 14, column 17) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#consistent-behavior-consistent-locations.

Functional Outcome

Components occur in same order.

Technical Comment

Order in markup code is the same and order in presentation is not changed via CSS positioning or scripting