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Priority 3 checkpoints

In General (Priority 3) Yes No N/A
4.2 Specify the expansion of each abbreviation or acronym in a document where it first occurs.     Not Core ( OK )
4.3 Identify the primary natural language of a document.   To Do  
9.4 Create a logical tab order through links, form controls, and objects.   To Do  
9.5 Provide keyboard shortcuts to important links (including those in client-side image maps), form controls, and groups of form controls.   To Do  
10.5 Until user agents (including assistive technologies) render adjacent links distinctly, include non-link, printable characters (surrounded by spaces) between adjacent links.   To Do Not Core ( OK )
11.3 Provide information so that users may receive documents according to their preferences (e.g., language, content type, etc.) OK    
13.5 Provide navigation bars to highlight and give access to the navigation mechanism.      
13.6 Group related links, identify the group (for user agents), and, until user agents do so, provide a way to bypass the group.   To Do  
13.7 If search functions are provided, enable different types of searches for different skill levels and preferences.   To Do  
13.8 Place distinguishing information at the beginning of headings, paragraphs, lists, etc.     Not Core ( OK )
13.9 Provide information about document collections (i.e., documents comprising multiple pages.).   To Do  
13.10 Provide a means to skip over multi-line ASCII art.     Not Core ( OK )
14.2 Supplement text with graphic or auditory presentations where they will facilitate comprehension of the page.     Not Core ( OK )
14.3 Create a style of presentation that is consistent across pages. OK    
And if you use images and image maps (Priority 3) Yes No N/A
1.5 Until user agents render text equivalents for client-side image map links, provide redundant text links for each active region of a client-side image map.     Not Core ( OK )
And if you use tables (Priority 3) Yes No N/A
5.5 Provide summaries for tables.   To Do Not Core ( OK )
5.6 Provide abbreviations for header labels.   To Do Not Core ( OK )
10.3 Until user agents (including assistive technologies) render side-by-side text correctly, provide a linear text alternative (on the current page or some other) for all tables that lay out text in parallel, word-wrapped columns.      
And if you use forms (Priority 3) Yes No N/A
10.4 Until user agents handle empty controls correctly, include default, place-holding characters in edit boxes and text areas.   To Do  

Last Updated ( Saturday, 17 September 2005 )
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