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DQM Checkpoints and Standards

Checkpoints - Do not use "onmouseover" without "onfocus"

Many users of assistive technologies use their devices with the keyboard or through a keyboard interface. Therefore it is recommended to pair both the keyboard event handlers and mouse event handlers.
 
Affects:Accessibility  (WCAG 2 Level A, 2.1.1.)
Technical Details: This checkpoint examines the entire HTML source code and reports if the onmouseover event is used in conjunction with the onfocus event

Example - 
<a href="menu.php" onmouseover="swapImageOn('menu')" onfocus="swapImageOn('menu')">
References:

Understanding Success Criterion 2.1.1: Keyboard

SCR20: Using both keyboard and other device-specific functions

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