1.4.1 Use of Color
Success Criterion 1.4.1 Use of color: Color is not used as the only visual means of conveying information, indicating an action, prompting a response, or distinguishing a visual element. (Level A)
- Note: This success criterion addresses color perception specifically. Other forms of perception are covered in Guideline 1.3 including programmatic access to color and other visual presentation coding.
Which elements / situations are tested?
- Links within text: SC1-4-1-a
- Form elements: SC1-4-1-form
- Other text: SCS1-4-1-text
- Images: SC1-4-1-img
Is there something else on the web page that causes this SC to fail?
None at this time.