LDAPSOFT LDAP Admin Tool Section 508 Compliance Statement

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Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended by Congress in the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, requires that electronic and information technology used by Federal agencies be accessible to people with disabilities. LDAPSoft LDAP Admin Tool is covered under section 1194.21 (Software Applications and Operating Systems) of Section 508 and is believed to be fully compliant with the guidelines set forth in Section 508. This page provides information about LDAPSoft LDAP Admin Tool compliance, including a complete Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) documenting compliance.

Federal employees or individuals requiring more information on LDAPSOFT LDAP Admin Tool Section 508 compliance or with questions about the LDAPSOFT's tools with regard to Section 508, should contact us.


Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT)

  • Company: LDAPSoft Corporation
  • Date of Certification: December 04, 2009
  • Product: LDAPSoft LDAP Admin Tool
  • Versions: 4.4 and later
  • Editions: Standard, Professional and Reporting Editions

Summary Table - Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT)

Criteria Supporting Features Remarks and explanations
(a) When software is designed to run on a system that has a keyboard, product functions shall be executable from a keyboard where the function itself or the result of performing a function can be discerned textually. Supported All features are accessible via keyboard input. LDAP Admin Tool comes with pre-defined keyboard shortcuts.
(b) Applications shall not disrupt or disable activated features of other products that are identified as accessibility features, where those features are developed and documented according to industry standards. Applications also shall not disrupt or disable activated features of any operating system that are identified as accessibility features where the application programming interface for those accessibility features has been documented by the manufacturer of the operating system and is available to the product developer. Supported No accessibility features of any other products or operating systems are disrupted or disabled by LDAP Admin Tool.
(c) A well-defined on-screen indication of the current focus shall be provided that moves among interactive interface elements as the input focus changes. The focus shall be programmatically exposed so that Assistive Technology can track focus and focus changes. Supported The standard input focus indication as provided by the operating system is used byLDAP Admin Tool and is also available to Assistive Technology.
(d) Sufficient information about a user interface element including the identity, operation and state of the element shall be available to Assistive Technology. When an image represents a program element, the information conveyed by the image must also be available in text. Supported LDAP Admin Tool features and functions are described with text, and in some cases, supplemental graphical icons. Toolbar icons contains both icons and text representation (either text on side of tool bar icons or through tooltips).
(e) When bitmap images are used to identify controls, status indicators, or other programmatic elements, the meaning assigned to those images shall be consistent throughout an application's performance. Supported LDAP Admin Tool tools provides consistent use of bitmapped images.
(f) Textual information shall be provided through operating system functions for displaying text. The minimum information that shall be made available is text content, text input caret location, and text attributes. Supported Standard operating system functions are used to output text by LDAP Admin Tool. Output is available as plain ASCII text and may easily be accepted by Assistive Technology, such as a Screen Reader. Text input location at the text input caret is set and available using standard operating system functions.
(g) Applications shall not override user selected contrast and color selections and other individual display attributes. Supported User-defined settings are fully respected by LDAP Admin Tool
(h) When animation is displayed, the information shall be displayable in at least one non-animated presentation mode at the option of the user. Supported LDAP Admin Tool provides optional text status for all animation controls.
(i) Color coding shall not be used as the only means of conveying information, indicating an action, prompting a response, or distinguishing a visual element. Supported Color is used only as an enhancement, as an exclusive
means to convey non-critical information. Additionally,
users can set colors to aid discriminations.
(j) When a product permits a user to adjust color and contrast settings, a variety of color selections capable of producing a range of contrast levels shall be provided. Supported LDAP Admin Tool provide color picker to chose the colors available in the operating system.
(k) Software shall not use flashing or blinking text, objects, or other elements having a flash or blink frequency greater than 2 Hz and lower than 55 Hz. Supported LDAP Admin Tool does not use flashing or blinking text at any time.
(l) When electronic forms are used, the form shall allow people using Assistive Technology to access the information, field elements, and functionality required for completion and submission of the form, including all directions and cues. Supported LDAP Admin Tool supports assistive technology.