Accessibility

UPCtv is intended to be clear and user-friendly, so we have designed it to conform to accessibility level AA (version 1.0) as defined in the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The website’s compliance with these rules has been thoroughly checked using the most common web browsers.

WAI guidelines

valid wai-aa wcag 1.0, (open in a new window)UPCtv content conforms to level AA of the guidelines of the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), an international working group of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) dedicated to eliminating any sort of discrimination in the virtual world.

valid css, (open in a new window)valid xhtml 1.0, (open in a new window)All techniques used by UPCtv comply with the WAI’s recommendations on XHTML 1.0 markup and CSS.

Text size

Changing text size in common web browsers

Mozilla Firefox

Increase text size: CTRL + mouse wheel up; CTRL + + (plus key); or View > Text Size > Increase
Decrease text size: CTRL + mouse wheel down; CTRL + – (minus key); or View > Text Size > Decrease
Restore default size: CTRL + 0 (zero); or View > Text Size > Normal


Safari

Increase text size: Command (Mac) / CTRL (PC) + + (plus key); or View > Make Text Bigger
Decrease text size: Command (Mac) / CTRL (PC) + – (minus key); or View > Make Text Smaller
Restore default size: Command (Mac) / CTRL (PC) + 0; or View > Make Text Normal Size


Internet Explorer

Increase text size: CTRL + mouse wheel up; CTRL + + (plus key); or View > Text Size > Larger / Largest
Decrease text size: CTRL + mouse wheel down; CTRL + – (minus key); or View > Text Size > Smaller / Smallest
Restore default size: CTRL + 0 (zero, not with numeric keypad); or View > Text Size > Medium


Opera

Increase text size: CTRL + mouse wheel up; or View > Zoom > 120% (or more)
Decrease text size: CTRL + mouse wheel down; or View > Zoom > 80% (or less)
Restore default size: View > Zoom > 100%


Chrome

Increase text size: CTRL + mouse wheel up; CTRL + + (plus key); or Page icon > Zoom > Larger
Decrease text size: CTRL + mouse wheel down; CTRL + – (minus key); or Page icon > Zoom > Smaller
Restore default size: CTRL + 0 (zero, not with numeric keypad); or Page icon > Zoom > Normal

Access keys

Access keys enable you to browse this website using your keyboard. Further information is available at W3C Accessibility Guidelines (open in a new window).

This website follows most international recommendations on access keys.

Access keys available on this website

  • 1 — Home page

  • 2 — Skip to content

  • 3 — Site map

  • 4 — Search field focus

  • 5 — Advanced search

  • 6 — Site navigation tree

  • 9 — Contact information

  • 0 — Accessibility information

 

Optimisation

The website is optimised for viewing at a minimum resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. To ensure maximum compatibility, its behaviour has been thoroughly checked with the most common web browsers: Firefox 3 or later, Explorer 7 or later, Safari 4, Chrome 3 and Opera 10.

Contact

We are working to maintain and improve the accessibility of this website. If you notice any accessibility-related anomalies on any of its pages, please contact the webmaster.