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Re: CFC Add User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum) to Editors Draft

From: David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>
Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:04:14 -0400
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To: John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com>
Cc: Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>, Denis Boudreau <denis.boudreau@deque.com>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>, "alands289@gmail.com" <alands289@gmail.com>
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On Wed, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:43 AM, John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com> wrote:

> +1
>
> On Wed, Jun 21, 2017 at 8:44 AM, Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> +1
>>
>> Katie Haritos-Shea
>> 703-371-5545 <(703)%20371-5545>
>>
>> On Jun 21, 2017 9:07 AM, "Denis Boudreau" <denis.boudreau@deque.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> +1
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> /Denis
>>>
>>> --
>>> Denis Boudreau,
>>> Principal accessibility consultant & trainer
>>> Deque Systems, Inc.
>>> Cell: +1-514-730-9168 <(514)%20730-9168>
>>> Email: denis.boudreau@deque.com
>>>
>>> Keep in touch: @dboudreau
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> *From: *alands289@gmail.com
>>> *Sent: *June 21, 2017 8:24 AM
>>> *To: *Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>; WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
>>> *Subject: *RE: CFC Add User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum) to
>>> Editors Draft
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> + 1
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Alan Smith
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> *From: *Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>
>>> *Sent: *Tuesday, June 20, 2017 1:01 PM
>>> *To: *WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
>>> *Subject: *CFC Add User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum) to
>>> Editors Draft
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Call For Consensus — ends Friday June 23rd at 1:00pm Boston time.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> The Working Group has reviewed and approved a Success Criterion for
>>> inclusion in the Editor’s Draft: "User Interface Component Contrast
>>> (Minimum)" with the goal of obtaining additional input external to the
>>> working group.
>>>
>>> SC TEXT:
>>>
>>> *User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum):*
>>>
>>> Essential visual identifiers of user interface components have a
>>> contrast ratio of at least 4.5:1 against the immediate surrounding
>>> color(s), except for the following situations:
>>>
>>>    1. *Thicker:* A contrast ratio of at least 3:1 is required where the
>>>    minimum width and height are at least 3 CSS pixels, for the essential
>>>    visual identifier.
>>>    2. *Inactive:* Disabled or otherwise inactive user interface
>>>    components are exempt from this requirement.
>>>    3. *User agent control:* The color(s) of the user interface
>>>    component and any adjacent color(s) are determined by the user agent and
>>>    are not modified by the author.
>>>
>>> Survey results:
>>> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/March14SCReviews/results#xq9
>>> GIT Hub: https://github.com/w3c/wcag21/issues/10
>>>
>>> The new SC can be reviewed here, in the context of the full draft:
>>>
>>> https://rawgit.com/w3c/wcag21/user-interface-component-contr
>>> ast-minimum_ISSUE-10/guidelines/index.html#user-interface-co
>>> mponent-contrast-minimum
>>>
>>> If you have concerns about this proposed consensus position that have
>>> not been discussed already and feel that those concerns result in you “not
>>> being able to live with” this decision, please let the group know before
>>> the CfC deadline.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>>
>>> --
>>> Joshue O Connor
>>> Director *| InterAccess.ie *
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>
>
> --
> John Foliot
> Principal Accessibility Strategist
> Deque Systems Inc.
> john.foliot@deque.com
>
> Advancing the mission of digital accessibility and inclusion
>
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