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HTML element RoleName Value State Notes

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<a href>

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link title' attribute, text within <a> element or 'alt' attribute if image link. Concatenated if both text and image 'alt' attribute are provided href' attribute note that this only applies when the ‘href’ attribute is present. It does not apply to <a name>

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<button> push button text inside <button> element or 'title' attribute

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<div>groupingtext inside the <div> element or ‘title’ attribute

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<fieldset> grouping <legend> element

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<img>graphic‘alt’ attribute

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<input type = "button", "submit", or "reset"> push button value' attribute

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<input type = "image"> push button alt' attribute or 'title' attribute, <label> element associated with it

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<input type = "text"> editable text <label> element associated with it or 'title' attribute value' attribute

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<input type = "password"> editable text <label> element associated with it or 'title' attribute

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<input type="checkbox"> checkbox <label> element associated with it or 'title' attribute checked' attribute

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<input type="radio"> radio button <label> element associated with it or 'title' attribute checked' attribute

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<option>list itemText inside the <option> element‘selected’ attribute

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<select> combobox, list, or dropdown list <label> element associated with it or 'title' attribute <option> element with 'selected' attribute set to "selected"

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<table>table‘title’ attributeIt is generally not a good idea to add title attributes to tables

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<textarea> editable text <label> element associated with it or 'title' attribute text within <textarea> element

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<td>cell‘title’ attributeIt is generally not a good idea to add title attributes to <td>

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<span>groupingtext inside the <span> element or ‘title’ attribute

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Other html elementseditable texttext inside the element or ‘title’ attribute It is generally not a good idea to add titles to text elements.