AInspector WCAG and Functional Accessibility Evaluator (FAE) updates to support ARIA 1.2

Jon Gunderson, Ph.D.

DRES Accessibility IT Group

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Illinois IT Professionals Pro Forum

November 4th, 2021




  1. Overview
  2. Informal Survey of Open Source Tool Usage
  3. Accessible Rich Internet Applications (ARIA) 1.2
  4. Overview of Major Changes in ARIA 1.2
  5. ARIA in HTML
  6. Examples of Rules of ARIA attribute usage by HTML element
  7. Updated Evaluation Library Rules
  8. New Evaluation Library Rules
  9. Updated Tools
  10. How you can help improve the tools
  11. Open Source Web Accessibility Tools Group
  12. Help Develop Accessibility Standards
  13. ANNOUNCEMENT: Skip to Landmarks & Headings Browser Extension
  14. Comments and Questions