Test Case sc3.3.5_l3_020: Descriptive label with data format (date) for text input [new]

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleDescriptive label with data format (date) for text input [new]
DescriptionDocument containing a form with a date field. The label associated with the input field shows the format in which the date has to be entered.
CreatorBenToWeb (johannes.koch@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2007-11-28
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: label (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: The label element .

Test Data

Purpose

The document is intended to pass, because the label gives a sample of the expected date-format.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc3.3.5_l3_020 (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 16, column 46) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#minimize-error-cues.

Functional Outcome

The user gets information about the expected data input format.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique G131: Providing descriptive labels.

This test case maps to technique G89: Providing expected data format and example.

This test case maps to technique H44: Using label elements to associate text labels with form controls.