Test Case sc4.1.2_l1_215: No programmatic association between password field and label [new]

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleNo programmatic association between password field and label [new]
DescriptionA document containing a search field created by means of an isindex element. The isindex element has a prompt attribute that serves as a label for the field.
CreatorBenToWeb (Christophe.Strobbe@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2005-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2007-08-24
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: isindex (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: The isindex element .

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

Technical specification: prompt attribute .

Cascading Style Sheets, level 2: CSS2 Specification

Cascading Style Sheets, level 2: CSS2 Specification

Test Data

Purpose

The test case is intended to pass because the prompt attribute specifies the role of the isindex element.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc4.1.2_l1_215 (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 the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#ensure-compat-rsv.

Functional Outcome

(Assistive technology should be able to present the prompt to the user.)

Technical Comment

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

The isindex element is deprecated; it is recommended to use a form with an input element instead.