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Accessibility Checkpoint WCAG 2 F54 and Section 508 1194.22 (l)


All onmousedown handlers should have an equivalent onkeydown or onclick handler.


Some users are unable to use a mouse, so use the keyboard instead. Add an equivalent keyboard event handler to help these users.

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.

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Rule ID: AccWcag1-9.3.4