Approved
Last Updated: 17 Jan 2019 17:19 by ADMIN
ADMIN
Rumen
Created on: 21 Aug 2018 11:33
Category: Calendar
Type: Bug Report
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WCAG 2.0 AA Accessibility issue with Success Criteria 1.3.1 Info and Relationships (A)
RadCalendar and RadDatePicker cannot pass the following check by https://achecker.ca/checker/index.php

WCAG 2.0 guideline
Section

1.3 Adaptable: Create content that can be presented in different ways (for example simpler layout) without losing information or structure.
Success Criteria 1.3.1 Info and Relationships (A) 

Check 245: Data table with more than one row/column of headers does not use id and headers attributes to identify cells.

Repair: Add id and headers attributes to table cells so they identify the cells that relate to the headers.

Error Line 597, Column 8:
<table id="ctl00_ContentPlaceholder1_RadDatePicker1_calendar_Top" class="rcMainTable" summary="Table …

Steps to reproduce

Go to https://achecker.ca/checker/index.php

Paste https://demos.telerik.com/aspnet-ajax/datepicker/accessibilityandinternationalization/wcag2.0andsection508accessibility/defaultcs.aspx
or 
https://demos.telerik.com/aspnet-ajax/calendar/accessibility-and-internationalization/wcag-2.0-and-section-508-accessibility/defaultcs.aspx

See the results -> 

Check 245: Data table with more than one row/column of headers does not use id and headers attributes to identify cells.
Repair: Add id and headers attributes to table cells so they identify the cells that relate to the headers.
Error Line 568, Column 8:
<table id="ctl00_ContentPlaceholder1_RadDatePicker1_calendar_Top" class="rcMainTable" summary="Table ...


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WORKAROUND:

$telerik.$("table.rcMainTable tbody th").each(function (idx, el) {
    var thId = $telerik.$(el).attr("id");
    $telerik.$(el).siblings("td").attr("header", thId);
})

2 comments
ADMIN
Rumen
Posted on: 17 Jan 2019 17:19
Hello Alejandro,

There is still not an ETA when this will be implemented, but one of the top stories for the upcoming releases in 2019 will be Accessibility and we will try to implement this important functionality.

Please vote for the item and subscribe for it to receive notifications when we start working on it and when finished.

Best regards,
Rumen
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Alejandro Espina
Posted on: 16 Jan 2019 18:51
I am following up on this issue, any updates?