Date Published: Dec 10,2015 Category: Planned_First_Fix_Release:Future_Reference_Learn; Product:Data_Management_and_Integrations_Learn,Course_Tools_Learn,Extensions_Learn; Version:X9_1_SP14,Learn_April_2014_9_1_201404_160205,Learn_October_2014_9_1_201410_160373,SaaS,Learn_9_1_Q4_2015_9_1_201510_1171621,Learn_9_1_Q2_2016_3000_1_0_rel_52_991d Article No.: 000041318
Product: Blackboard Learn
Service Pack(s): 9.1 SP14 (9.1.140152.0), Learn April 2014 (9.1.201404.160205), Learn October 2014 (9.1.201410.160373), SaaS, Learn 9.1 Q4 2015 (9.1.201510.1171621), Learn 9.1 Q2 2016 (3000.1.0-rel.52+991d)
Issue Description: Icons are used to identify the characteristics of various elements (e.g., assignment, test, web link). These items have no alt text and blind or low vision students are at a disadvantage because the information provided by the icons is not available.
Steps to Replicate:
- Enter a course
- Click on Build Content and pick an option to create
- Create the new piece of content
- See the appropriate icon on the screen
View source on the page to see alt text is used on the icons.
View source on the page to see alt text is not used on the icons.
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Target Release: Future Reference
Patch Available: No