Asqatasun v4 - Summary

Asqatasun v4 - AccessiWeb 2.2 - Rule 4.19.1


This test consists in checking whether pre-recorded audio-only time-based media is enough audible.

Business description

Criterion : 4.19

Test : 4.19.1

Test description :

Does each audio time-based media that is prerecorded and played via an Object, Applet, Embed tag or that is provided for download pass one of the conditions below (except in special cases)?

Level : Gold

Technical description

Scope : page

Decision level : semidecidable



Selection1 : All the embed, applet and object tags (embed, applet, object)


The selection handles the process.

For each occurence of the Selection1 raise a MessageA

MessageA : Check Manually the elements


Not Applicable

Selection is empty (The page has neither object, nor applet nor embed tag)


The selection is not empty


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 (embed, applet, object) has been found on 6795 pages, i.e on 8.7% of the pages