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ssistive Technology -- Making Web Pages Accessible Part 4

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Reviewing WCAG Guidelines 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, and 4.1


Other "Making Web Pages Accessible" parts: Part 1, Part 2, Part 4. This page covers Guidelines applicable to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines third principle: Understanding and fourth principle: Robust.


Guideline 3.1 Short Title: Readable


WCAG 2.0 Guideline 3.1


Success Criteria 2.1.1 Keyboard


Summary:  Subject to certain exceptions, all functions must be available through a keyboard (i.e., every function that would normally be performed using a mouse).


Conformance Level:  A


Degree of Difficulty:  Low.


Additional Notes:  None


Consequence of Non-Conformance:  Some users have sufficient difficulty using a mouse to render mouse-only functions unusable for those users.


Validation: Can be validated with AChecker for known and potential problems.


Relevant W3C linksHow to Meet 2.1.1Understanding 2.1.1

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