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Accessibility Checkpoint Timed HTTP redirect

Description

Do not use the Refresh HTTP header to redirect pages after a pause because this confuses users.

Help

Some people, including screen reader users, won’t have time to read the page before it redirects unexpectedly.

Applicable standards

Note: Section 508 Refresh (2017) checkpoints are equivalent to WCAG 2.0 level AA checkpoints.

Change history

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

Rule ID: AccHttpRedirect