1.2.5 Audio Description (Prerecorded) Level AA

Description

Audio description is provided for all prerecorded video content in synchronized media.

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Questions & Answers

Do all videos need audio descriptions?

I'm going to add some videos to my website and I've heard that videos need audio descriptions. Is that true? Do all videos need audio descriptions?

  • audio descriptions
  • video

What is Time-based media?

I see that one of the web accessibility guidelines is 'Time-based Media'. What is that?

  • flashes
  • images
  • video
  • youtube