What does this mean?

All controls on the page - including links, buttons, and fields - should show when they have been selected by the keyboard.

You can confirm this yourself by loading a webpage and using the Tab key to navigate through it. Anything you can select should alter its appearance when selected. For example, a text field might change color, or have a distinctive border applied.

This is default behavior for all standard web controls, and so if this issue is appearing it is because this default behavior has been disabled. Or alternatively, if you have written your own custom controls, these will need styling to support focus states.

To comply, links and form controls typically define an outline CSS style, which ensures they are highlighted automatically, for example:

input:focus (outline: 2px solid red);

If you choose to override or disable the default outline, you should specify an accessible alternative, such as a border or background color.

Troubleshooting

If the page appears to highlight when you use tabbed browsing, try testing the page with JavaScript disabled.



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HTML Found on page Issues
<button class="pcf-button button button--normalised" aria-disabled="false" tabindex="0"> 2
<input name="confirm-email" label="Confirm Email address" type="email" required="" state="0" error="Confirm Email address field is required"> 1
<input name="organisation" label="Organisation name" type="text" hint="Your organisation must already have an account on CiSP." required="" state="0" error="Organisation name field is required"> 1
<input name="name" label="Your name" type="text" required="" state="0" error="Your name field is required"> 1
<input name="workNumber" label="Work number" type="text" required="" state="0" pattern="[0-9]{0,14}$" error="Work number field is required"> 1
<button tabindex="0" name="submitBtn" type="submit" class="field__btn"> 1
<input name="mobileNumber" label="Mobile number" type="text" hint="This will be used as the two-factor authentication contact number for your CiSP account." required="" pattern="[0-9]{0,14}$" error="Mobile number field is required" state="0"> 1
<input name="email" label="Email address" type="email" required="" state="0" error="Email address field is required"> 1
<input name="jobTitle" label="Job title" type="text" required="" state="0" error="Job title field is required"> 1
10 distinct issues were found in the sample of 125 web pages.
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