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3.2.5 Change on Request [Level AAA]

Description

Change on Request

3.2.5 Changes of context are initiated only by user request or a mechanism is available to turn off such changes. (Level AAA)Understanding Success Criterion 3.2.5

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Sufficent Techniques

Sufficient Techniques for 3.2.5 - Change on Request

Note: Other techniques may also be sufficient if they meet the success criterion.

Situation A: If the Web page allows automatic updates:
  1. G76: Providing a mechanism to request an update of the content instead of updating automatically

Situation B: If automatic redirects are possible:
  1. SVR1: Implementing automatic redirects on the server side instead of on the client side (SERVER)

  2. G110: Using an instant client-side redirect using one of the following techniques:

Situation C: If the Web page uses pop-up windows:
  1. Including pop-up windows using one of the following techniques:

Situation D: If using an onchange event on a select element:
  1. SCR19: Using an onchange event on a select element without causing a change of context (Scripting)

Advisory Techniques

Advisory Techniques for 3.2.5 - Change on Request

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Failures

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Notes

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