Set the language of the page

Conformance levelSeverity levelSuccess Criteria
AErrors3.1.1

The webpage is missing a definition of the natural language. Provide a 'lang' attribute for HTML documents or an xml:lang attribute for xhtml documents to indicate the natural language of the page.

How to resolve this issue

  • This error occurs on pages that were not created through the uOttawa Drupal CMS platform.

 

  • For non-Drupal pages please insure that the language attribute <html lang="en"> is assigned.

 

    Status: 
  • Accepted
    Topics: 
  • Accessibility
    Types: 
  • Accessibility Report
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