10.2.23: Link purpose (in context)

Where ICT is a non-web document, it shall satisfy the success criterion in Table 10.23.

Table 10.23: Document success criterion: Link purpose (in context)

The purpose of each link can be determined from the link text alone or from the link text together with its programmatically determined link context, except where the purpose of the link would be ambiguous to users in general.

NOTE: This success criterion is identical to the WCAG 2.0 Success Criterion 2.4.4 Link Purpose (In Context).

Testing methods

Type of complianceInspection
Pre-conditions
  1. The ICT is a non-web document.
Procedure
  1. Check that the document does not fail the Success Criterion in Table 10.23.
Result Pass: Check 1 is true
Fail: Check 1 is false

Requirement details

Reference number: 10.2.23

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