Element

applet

Error Type

Potential

Guidelines

  • BITV 1.0 (Level 2)
    Guideline GroupLevel 1
    Guideline Subgroup2.1 Ensure that all information conveyed with color is also available without color, for example from context or markup.
  • Section 508
    Guideline GroupC - color also available without color
  • Stanca Act
    Guideline GroupRequirement 4: Color Specific
  • WCAG 1.0 (Level A)
    Guideline GroupPriority 1
    Guideline Subgroup2.1 Ensure that all information conveyed with color is also available without color, for example from context or markup.
  • WCAG 1.0 (Level AA)
    Guideline GroupPriority 1
    Guideline Subgroup2.1 Ensure that all information conveyed with color is also available without color, for example from context or markup.
  • WCAG 1.0 (Level AAA)
    Guideline GroupPriority 1
    Guideline Subgroup2.1 Ensure that all information conveyed with color is also available without color, for example from context or markup.
  • WCAG 2.0 (Level A)
    Guideline Group1.4 Distinguishable: Make it easier for users to see and hear content including separating foreground from background.
    Guideline SubgroupSuccess Criteria 1.4.1 Use of Color (A)
  • WCAG 2.0 (Level AA)
    Guideline Group1.4 Distinguishable: Make it easier for users to see and hear content including separating foreground from background.
    Guideline SubgroupSuccess Criteria 1.4.1 Use of Color (A)

Requirement

applet should not use color alone.

Error

applet may use color alone.

Short Description

This error is generated for all applet elements.

How To Determine

Question Does this applet make use of color alone?
PASS applet does not use color alone.
FAIL applet uses color alone.

Steps To Check

Procedure

1. View the operation of each applet in the document.

Expected Result

1. The applet is expected to be fully functional without using color alone.

Failed Result

1. Modify the applet so it does not use color alone.

Examples

Pass Examples

Does not have an applet element.
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" xml:lang="en" lang="en">
<head>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/xhtml; charset=UTF-8" />
<title>ATRC Testfile - Check #21.2 - Negative</title>
</head>
<body>
</body>
</html>

Fail Examples

Contains an applet element.
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" xml:lang="en" lang="en">
<head>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/xhtml; charset=UTF-8" />
<title>ATRC Testfile - Check #21.1 - Positive</title>
</head>
<body>
<applet/>
</body>
</html>

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