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

From: Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:44:32 -0400
Message-ID: <CAEy-OxELcaEL-q9YD9a6eWiW-w4VCednuEf8tqo1ximt=iRR6Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Denis Boudreau <denis.boudreau@deque.com>
Cc: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, Joshue O Connor <josh@interaccess.ie>, "alands289@gmail.com" <alands289@gmail.com>
+1

Katie Haritos-Shea
703-371-5545

On Jun 21, 2017 9:07 AM, "Denis Boudreau" <denis.boudreau@deque.com> wrote:

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> Denis Boudreau,
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> Deque Systems, Inc.
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> *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
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> Alan Smith
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> *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
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> Call For Consensus — ends Friday June 23rd at 1:00pm Boston time.
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> 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.
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> SC TEXT:
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> *User Interface Component Contrast (Minimum):*
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> 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:
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>    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.
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> Survey results:
> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/March14SCReviews/results#xq9
> GIT Hub: https://github.com/w3c/wcag21/issues/10
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> The new SC can be reviewed here, in the context of the full draft:
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> https://rawgit.com/w3c/wcag21/user-interface-component-
> contrast-minimum_ISSUE-10/guidelines/index.html#user-
> interface-component-contrast-minimum
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> 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.
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> Thanks
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> Joshue O Connor
> Director *| InterAccess.ie *
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