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Accessibility Checkpoint Timed HTTP refresh

Description

Do not use the Refresh HTTP header to automatically refresh pages because this confuses users.

Help

Some people, including screen reader users, won’t have time to read the page before it refreshes 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: AccHttpRefresh