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: 02/27/2014 21:18:52 - Revision: 2.1

Microsoft ASP.NET 1.1

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