Crownpeak (Retired)

Do not disable autocomplete

Why is this important?

Using techniques such as the autocomplete attribute will make completing forms easier for everyone. This benefits all users, but has a much greater impact on people with cognitive impairments since it will make it quicker to fill in information that is already stored in their browser such as form. 

How can I resolve this issue?

Do not disable autocomplete

What topics do this checkpoint affect?

  • Accessibility (WCAG 2.1, 1.3.5)

Can you explain how this checkpoint works?

This checkpoint looks at <form> elements and flags the page as an issue if the form has autocomplete="off".


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