Rule: Widgets must set properties

Rule ID Widget 6
Conformance Required
Definition Elements with ARIA widget roles must set required properties and states.
  • ARIA roles, properties and states describe the features and options of widgets to users of assistive technologies, especially screen reader users.
Conformance Required
WCAG Success Criteria

Success Criterion 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value

Rule Category ARIA Widgets
Rule Scope Element
  • Required ARIA properties and states are needed accurately describe the features and options of a widget.
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