Examples of conformance claims

The conformance claim has several components, divided into 3 parts:

1. What pages conforms and the level (Required)

The whole site conforms
On 14 October 2009, all Web pages at http://www.mydomain.com conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 at http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-WCAG20-20081211/. Level A conformance.
Some parts of the site conforms: using regular expressions
On 14 October 2009, all Web pages at http://www.mydomain.com/(products|contact)/.* conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 at http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-WCAG20-20081211/. Level AA conformance.
Some parts of the site conforms: using boolean logic
On 14 October 2009, the following web pages conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 at http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-WCAG20-20081211/. Level AA conformance.

  • (http://www.mydomain.com/
  • AND http://subdomain1.mydomain.com/ )
  • AND NOT (http://subdomain2.mydomain.com/
  • OR http://subdomain3.mydomain.com/)
Only one page
On 14 October 2009, the web`page “Contact” at http://www.mydomain.com/contact.html conforms to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 at http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-WCAG20-20081211/. Level A conformance.

2. What used technologies are “accessibility supported” (Required)

To put it short, a technology is accessibility supported if that technology will work with user agents and assistive technologies and a technology is relied upon if the content would not conform if that technology is turned off or is not supported.

Listed on a page
The documented set of accessibility-supported content technologies relied upon for this claim is listed at http://www.mydomain.com/accessibility/technologies.html
Listed on the claim
The technologies that this content relies upon is: XHTML 1.0 Strict, CSS 2.0 and JavaScript 1.2.
Subset of a list on a page
The documented set of accessibility-supported content technologies relied upon for this claim includes XHTML 1.0 and SMIL from “January 2009 list” at http://www.mydomain.com/accessibility/technologies.html#january2009.

3. Other components (Optional)

Going beyond the level
The following additional Success Criteria have also been met: 1.1.2, 1.2.5, and 1.4.3.
Technologies used (both relied and not relied)
  • The technologies that this content relies upon is: XHTML 1.0 (Strict), and Real Video.
  • The technologies that this content uses but does not rely upon are: JavaScript 1.2, CSS2.
User agents you have tested with
  • The user agents, including assistive technologies, that this content has been tested with can be found at http://www.mydomain.com/accessibility/test-technologies.html
  • This content was tested using the following user agents and assistive technologies: Firefox 1.5 on Windows Vista with Screenreader X 4.0, Firefox 1.5 on Windows XP SP 2 with Screenreader X 3.5, IE 6.0 on Windows 2000 SP4 with Screenreader Y 5.0, IE 6.0 on Windows 2000 SP4 with Screenreader Z 2.0, and Firefox 1.5 on Windows XP SP2 with Screenreader X 4.0, Safari 2.0 with OS X 10.4.

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