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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-35816 Accessibility Review issues (Deque)
  3. MDL-35879

Close button on help modals has no alt text

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    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_21_STABLE, MOODLE_22_STABLE, MOODLE_23_STABLE

      Description

      Issue
      Alt text - The close buttons in the help modal windows have no alt on them, leading the screen reader user to believe there is no way of closing the window. This was reported for the edit user profile help modal, but likely affects all help modals as well.

      Standard Level
      WCAG 2 1.1.1 (A) http://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG20/quickref/#qr-text-equiv-all

      Impact
      Critical

      Example Link
      http://demo.moodle.net/user/edit.php?id=5&course=1

      Test Steps

      1. Login as a student
      2. Click on the student's name
      3. Click the edit profile link in the settings block
      4. Click the help icon next to screen reader
      5. View the source for the X close icon.
      6. Tab to the x icon with a screen reader.

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              • Assignee:
                abgreeve Adrian Greeve
                Reporter:
                jrh18 Jason Hardin
                Participants:
                Component watchers:
                Adrian Greeve, Mihail Geshoski, Peter Dias, Jake Dallimore, Jun Pataleta, Barbara Ramiro, Jake Dallimore, Jun Pataleta
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