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Automated Repair Tool for Usability and Accessibility of Web Sites

  • Arnaud Jasselette
  • Marc Keita
  • Monique Noirhomme-Fraiture
  • Frédéric Randolet
  • Jean Vanderdonckt
  • Christian Van Brussel
  • Donatien Grolaux

Abstract

The need for checking both usability and accessibility of Web sites is widely recognized, approved and recommended by several official organizations. What should really be more recognized or addressed is an equal need for repairing the usability and accessibility defects that have been detected. Within the Destine suite, we developed a tool allowing to repair the HTML source code of a page with user interaction. Thanks to an improved version of the Guideline Definition Language (GDL), the accessibility guidelines are not hard-coded, so that our tool can deal with any existing or future standards

Keywords

Accessibility Automated repair tool Destine Usability engineering 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arnaud Jasselette
    • 1
  • Marc Keita
    • 1
  • Monique Noirhomme-Fraiture
    • 1
  • Frédéric Randolet
    • 1
  • Jean Vanderdonckt
    • 2
  • Christian Van Brussel
    • 2
  • Donatien Grolaux
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut d’InformatiqueFacultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la PaixNamurBelgium
  2. 2.School of Management (IAG)Université catholique de LouvainLouvain-la-NeuveBelgium

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