AccessiWeb 2.2 - Rule 6.5.2


This test consists in checking whether a server side image map is well-defined

Business description

Criterion : 6.5

Test : 6.5.2

Test description : Does each server-side image map (img tag or input tag as image with the ismap attribute) pass one of the conditions below?

  • The link that doubles the clickable area allows to access to the same function and the same target as the clickable area
  • the form submission allows to access the same purpose and the same target as the clickable area.

Level : Bronze

Technical description

Scope : page

Decision level : semidecidable



All the img tags and the input tags with the "type" attribute equals to image, with the "ismap" attribute (img[ismap] , input[type=image][ismap])


The selection handles the process.

For each occurence of the selection raise a MessageA

MessageA : Check Manually the elements
  • code :ManualCheckOnElements
  • status: NMI
  • parameter : src attribute, snippet
  • present in source : yes


Not Applicable

Selection is empty


The selection is not empty


We only detect the elements of the scope of the test to determine whether the test is applicable