Uploaded image for project: 'Moodle'
  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-60843

Missing ALT attribute for course "gear menu"

    XMLWordPrintable

Details

    • Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Critical
    • Resolution: Duplicate
    • 3.3.3, 3.4
    • None
    • Accessibility
    • MOODLE_33_STABLE, MOODLE_34_STABLE

    Description

      There is no explanatory text or "alt" text (I know it's not an image as such). The accessibility recommendations for Font Awesome seem to recommend containing  such text within a <span> and then using css to hide it (http://fontawesome.io/accessibility). This doesn't seem to have been done. 

      We have had complaints from users using screen readers who are having serious problems because of this. 

      I haven't checked, but I imagine this also applies to the "gear menus" in other places. 

      Attachments

        Issue Links

          Activity

            People

              Unassigned Unassigned
              howardsmiller Howard Miller
              Andrew Lyons, Huong Nguyen, Jun Pataleta, Michael Hawkins, Shamim Rezaie, Simey Lameze
              Votes:
              1 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              1 Start watching this issue

              Dates

                Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved: