Conformance statement AA-level (SharePoint Server 2010)


Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010, SharePoint Foundation 2010

Conformance statement for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 in regards to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (

Conformance statement for core reader, author, and contributor experience at AA-level

Claim Details

Date of the claim

May 12th, 2010

Guidelines title, version, and URI

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (

Conformance level satisfied: (Level A, AA or AAA)


A concise description of the Web pages, such as a list of URIs for which the claim is made, including whether subdomains are included in the claim.

All default content included with SharePoint Server 2010 and Web application features of SharePoint Server 2010 except where limited by Conformance statement A-level (SharePoint Server 2010).

A list of the Web content technologies relied upon.




Additional Web content technologies used, but not relied upon.







A list of success criteria beyond the level of conformance claimed that have been met. This information should be provided in a form that users can use, preferably machine-readable metadata.

Conforms to 1.4.9 Images of Text (No Exception) - AAA.

Conforms to 2.1.3 Keyboard (No Exception) - AAA.

Conforms to 2.2.3 No Timing (No Exception) - AAA.

Conforms to 2.3.2 Three Flashes - AAA.

Conforms to 2.4.8 Location - AAA.

Conforms to 3.3.6 Error Prevention (All) - AAA.

This conformance statement pertains to SharePoint Server 2010.

Customization of the product voids this conformance statement from Microsoft. Customers may make independent conformance statements if they have conducted due diligence to meet all relevant requirements for their customization.

Please consult with Assistive Technology (AT) vendors for compatibility specifications of specific AT products. AT products that are compatible with all the rely-upon-technologies are expected to be functional with the product.

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Revised 07/22/2010.

Microsoft regularly updates its websites and provides new information about the accessibility of products as that information becomes available.