Captions are provided for all live audio content in synchronized media.
Testing & RemediationHow to test: For any LIVE media (eg. real-time presentations), ensure there is live captioning provided. How to remediate: The easiest way is to subscribe to a live captioning service to handle this for you.
Questions and Answers
Time-based media is content that must be made accessible when held against criterion 1.2 of the WCAG 2.0 guidelines found here: https://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/media-equiv.html Content is considered time-based media if it's:
- A combination audio/video
- Audio and or video combined with an interaction.
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