Don’t use platform specific technologies Usability Guideline
Design pages for popular operating systems. Don’t use platform specific technologies like ActiveX.
This ActiveX control only runs on Windows. Use a W3C standard technology like HTML5 instead.
Note: The guidelines.usability.gov website has been down since July 2020, although www.usability.gov is still operating and the PDF version of the guidelines is still available.
- 5.2 May 2013 Updated priority to match April 2013 version of guidelines.
- 1.0 Feb 2007 Added.
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Rule ID: UseGov4.3b