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Accessibility Checkpoint Image without accessible name


img elements must have an alt attribute.


Add an alt attribute describing each image, which a screen reader voices instead of the image. Spacer images and purely decorative images should use alt="".

Applicable standards

Note: Section 508 (2000) checkpoints (a) through (k) are equivalent to WCAG 1.0 level A checkpoints. Section 508 Refresh (2017) checkpoints are equivalent to WCAG 2.0 level AA checkpoints.

Impact on Users

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This page describes a web site issue detected by SortSite Desktop and OnDemand Suite.

Rule ID: AccHtmlImgNoAlt