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E-508 :Accessibility Issue: REFRESH ICON, CUSTOMIZE ICONS ON WORKCENTER PAGELET HEADER READ OUT REDUNDANT TEXT (Doc ID 2530220.1)

Last updated on JULY 22, 2020

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 9.2 version, Workforce Administration

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Accessibility Issue with Workcenter Setting Icon, the image has alt text, which is redundant to the title attribute in the tag. This is because the /> elements are decorative images that are using unnecessary alt text. Decorative images must have null, or empty, alt text.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Alt text descriptions should only be provided for images when required.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps: With accessibility mode enabled using a screen reader
1. Check Workcenter Settings Icon
2. Alt text present

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, accessibility users are provided with extraneous alt text information that is not required to understand a page.

Cause

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