Blackboard Accessibility Interest Group

Campus Information Technologies and Educational Services (CITES) and Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES)

University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign

Blackboard Accessibility Issues

This page contains the list of accessibility issues on Blackboard Academic Suite. To view the accessibility problems with Vista 4, go to WebCT Issue list.

Issue 5: Unnecessary Alt attribute for graphics such as

Issue Summary

Unnecessary Alt attributes for graphics such as "End Module" make the redability of the page more difficult. If a page is structured using proper headings, then there is no need to mark the beginning and/or the end of a module or any other objects.
To resolve the problem, set the Alt attribute for such graphics to null ('').

Comments and Discussion

  • Status: Reported;
  • Last status change: 08/03/2007
  • Page affected: All
  • Disabilities affected: BL
  • Reported date: 08/04/2007
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