AccessiWeb 2.2 - Rule 13.2.3

Summary

This test consists in checking whether the user is warned when he's about to open a new window via a form control.

Business description

Criterion : 13.2

Test : 13.2.3

Test description :

On each Web page, for each window opening launched via a form control, is the user warned?

Level : Bronze

Technical description

Scope : page

Decision level : semidecidable

Algorithm

Selection

Set1 : all the form, select not within a form, textarea not within a form, input not within a form and button not within a form tags (form, select:not(form select), textarea:not(form textarea), input:not(form input), button:not(form button))

Process

The selection handles the process.

For each occurence of the Set1 raise a MessageA

MessageA: Check user is warned in case of new window open
  • code : CheckUserIsWarnedInCaseOfNewWindow
  • status: NMI
  • parameter : text, title attribute, snippet
  • present in source : yes

Analysis

Not Applicable

Set1 is empty (The page has neither form, nor select within a form, nor input within a form, nor buttonwithin a form, nor textarea within a form tag)

Pre-qualified

The selection is not empty

Notes

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

On latest webdev data set (2013-10-30, 78,000 pages), the test scope (form, select:not(form select), textarea:not(form textarea), input:not(form input), button:not(form button)) has been found on 65632 pages, i.e on 84% of the pages (the test returns NA in 16% of the cases)