Page is not scalable to 200%

Compliance Data & User Impact

User Impact: Major

60% Complete

Disabilities Affected:

  • learning disabilities
  • vision impairments

WCAG Version:
2

WCAG Levels:

  • AA

WCAG Guidelines:

Automated Test Accuracy:
High

uTester Severity:
2

DRRSAG Designations:

  • general

How to Fix the Problem

Set the maximum-scale to 2.0.

The Algorithm, in Simple Terms

Engine scans the HTML <head> element for a <meta name="viewport"> which contains maximum-scale attribute with a value less than 2.0.

Why Is it Important?

The visually impaired user should be able to scale the text to 200%.

Code Example

Correct use of viewport meta: <meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=2">

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