Test Case sc3.2.4_l2_001: Links in navigation list consistently labeled

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleLinks in navigation list consistently labeled
DescriptionTwo documents, each containing two links that are labeled the same in both documents ('Home page' and 'Contact page').
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)

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

Technical specification: http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/struct/links.html#edef-A.

Test Data

Purpose

The test is intended to pass because elements are consistently labeled.

Expert Guidance

Check whether components that have the same functionality within the given set of Web Units are identified consistently.

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

sc3.2.4_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 8, column 48) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 48) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 49) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 49) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

Functional Outcome

Links in navigation list are labeled consistently.

Technical Comment

The link texts are the same.

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

Secondary Rules

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

The test case passes (line 8, column 48) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 48) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 49) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 49) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

Functional Outcome

Links in navigation list are labeled consistently.

Technical Comment

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

Online version: sc3.2.4_l2_001.

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case passes (line 8, column 48) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 48) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 49) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

The test case passes (line 8, column 49) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#consistent-behavior-consistent-functionality.

Functional Outcome

Components are labeled consistently.

Technical Comment

The link texts are the same.