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  2. MDL-64492

Activity icons in a course have empty alt text

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    • MOODLE_37_STABLE
    • MOODLE_35_STABLE, MOODLE_36_STABLE
    • MDL-64492-master
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      1. Install and enable Chromevox extension for chrome.
      2. Login to a course with activities.
      3. Use tab to select the activities on the course page.
      4. Verify the activities are read something like "Activity name, link list item".
      5. Verify nothing is read about the activity icon.

       

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      Install and enable Chromevox extension for chrome. Login to a course with activities. Use tab to select the activities on the course page. Verify the activities are read something like "Activity name, link list item". Verify nothing is read about the activity icon.  

    Description

      Activities icons in a course have role="presentation", but they also have alt="". Empty alt text for images generates a warning in WAVE:

      "Alternative text is likely insufficient or contains extraneous information."

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            damyon Damyon Wiese
            damyon Damyon Wiese
            Mark Nelson Mark Nelson
            Adrian Greeve Adrian Greeve
            Janelle Barcega Janelle Barcega
            Andrew Lyons, Huong Nguyen, Jun Pataleta, Michael Hawkins, Shamim Rezaie, Simey Lameze, Stevani Andolo
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              13/May/19

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