FIX: ASP.NET Controls Do Not Meet Accessibility Guidelines

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The Microsoft ASP.NET Web controls that are included with Microsoft Visual Studio .NET do not meet the standards of Section 508 of the 1998 Rehabilitation Act. Section 508 is a subset of the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI).


To resolve this problem, obtain the hotfix that is described in the following article:
821156 INFO: ASP.NET 1.1 June 2003 Hotfix Rollup Package


These controls are affected by this hotfix:
  • Label
  • Image
  • DataList
  • Table
  • DataGrid
For more information about Section 508, visit the following Microsoft Web site:


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.


Article ID: 819945 - Last Review: February 27, 2014 - Revision: 2.1
  • Microsoft ASP.NET 1.1
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