Oracle Accessibility Conformance Report

VPAT® Version 2.3 - April 2019

Name of Product:

Oracle Visual Builder Add-in for Excel 3.3

Product Description:

The Oracle Visual Builder Add-in for Excel is an add-in for Microsoft Excel that allows Excel users to edit business data available from REST services.

The add-in user interface uses Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF).



Archive Note:

This VPAT applies to only version 3.3. It does not apply to any versions of Oracle Visual Builder Add-in for Excel after this. This VPAT has been superseded by Oracle Visual Builder Add-in for Excel 3.4.

Contact Information:

Evaluation Methods Used:

Oracle's policy is to design, develop and test both products and documentation to be accessible. The recommended styles of testing for accessibility include: (i) algorithmic automated tests, (ii) human judgement tests such as tool-assisted tests, visual inspection and manual operation, and (iii) testing with assistive technology by people with and without disabilities. Additional information about Oracle's accessibility program is available on

Accessibility Standards/Guidelines

This report covers the degree of conformance for the following accessibility standard/guideline:

Standard/GuidelineIncluded In Report
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1Level A - Yes
Level AA - Yes
Level AAA - No
Revised Section 508 standards published January 18, 2017 and corrected January 22, 2018Yes


The terms used in the Conformance Level information are defined as follows:

The functionality of the product has at least one method that meets the criteria without known defects or meets with equivalent facilitation.
Partially Supports
Some functionality of the product does not meet the criteria.
Does Not Support
Majority of functionality of the product does not meet the criteria.
Not Applicable
The criteria are not relevant to the product.

WCAG 2.1 Report

Table 1 also documents conformance with:

  • Section 508: Chapter 5 - 501.1 Scope, 504.2 Content Creation or Editing, and Chapter 6 - 602.3 Electronic Support Documentation

Note: When reporting on conformance with the WCAG 2.1 Success Criteria, they are scoped for full pages, complete processes, and accessibility-supported ways of using technology as documented in the WCAG 2.1 Conformance Requirements.

Table 1: WCAG Conformance Criteria

Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
1.1.1 Non-text Content (Level A)Supports 
1.2.1 Audio-only and Video-only (Prerecorded) (Level A)Not Applicable
1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) (Level A)Not Applicable
1.2.3 Audio Description or Media Alternative (Prerecorded) (Level A)Not Applicable
1.2.4 Captions (Live) (Level AA)Not Applicable
1.2.5 Audio Description (Prerecorded) (Level AA)Not Applicable
1.3.1 Info and Relationships (Level A)Supports 
1.3.2 Meaningful Sequence(Level A)Supports 
1.3.3 Sensory Characteristics(Level A)Supports 
1.3.4 Orientation (Level AA)Supports 
1.3.5 Identify Input Purpose (Level AA)Supports 
1.4.1 Use of Color(Level A)Supports 
1.4.2 Audio Control(Level A)Not Applicable
1.4.3 Contrast (Minimum) (Level AA)Supports 
1.4.4 Resize text(Level AA)Supports 
1.4.5 Images of Text(Level AA)Supports 
1.4.10 Reflow (Level AA)Supports 
1.4.11 Non-text Contrast (Level AA)Supports 
1.4.12 Text Spacing (Level AA)Supports 
1.4.13 Content on Hover or Focus (Level AA)Supports 
2.1.1 Keyboard(Level A)Supports 
2.1.2 No Keyboard Trap (Level A)Supports 
2.1.4 Character Key Shortcuts (Level A)Supports 
2.2.1 Timing Adjustable(Level A)Not Applicable 
2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide (Level A)Supports 
2.3.1 Three Flashes or Below Threshold(Level A)Supports 
2.4.1 Bypass Blocks(Level A)Supports 
2.4.2 Page Titled(Level A)Supports 
2.4.3 Focus Order(Level A)Partially Supports

The product and documentation was tested for:

  • Logical movement through the focusable components using only the keyboard, in an order that follows a meaningful sequence

During testing the following defects were discovered:

  • Bug 32052324 - keyboard navigation does not follow logical movement through the log console dialog
2.4.4 Link Purpose (In Context)(Level A)Supports 
2.4.5 Multiple Ways(Level AA)Supports 
2.4.6 Headings and Labels(Level AA)Supports 
2.4.7 Focus Visible(Level AA)Supports 
2.5.1 Pointer Gestures (Level A)Supports 
2.5.2 Pointer Cancellation (Level A)Supports 
2.5.3 Label in Name (Level A)Supports 
2.5.4 Motion Actuation (Level A)Not Applicable 
3.1.1 Language of Page(Level A)Supports 
3.1.2 Language of Parts(Level AA)Supports 
3.2.1 On Focus(Level A)Supports 
3.2.2 On Input(Level A)Supports 
3.2.3 Consistent Navigation(Level AA)Supports 
3.2.4 Consistent Identification(Level AA)Supports 
3.3.1 Error Identification(Level A)Supports 
3.3.2 Labels or Instructions (Level A)Supports 
3.3.3 Error Suggestion (Level AA)Supports 
3.3.4 Error Prevention (Legal, Financial, Data)(Level AA)Supports 
4.1.1 Parsing(Level A)Supports 
4.1.2 Name, Role, Value (Level A)Supports 
4.1.3 Status Messages (Level AA)Not Supported

The product was tested for:

  • Status messages have role or properties set so information is conveyed to assistive technology without the component receiving focus.

The documentation was tested for:

  • There are no status messages.

During testing the following defects were discovered:

  • Bug 28972822 - status messages, including progress dialog status messages and progress percentage, are not read by assistive technologies when they do not have keyboard focus

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2018 Section 508 Report

Chapter 3: Functional Performance Criteria (FPC)

Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
302.1 Without VisionNot Applicable
302.2 With Limited VisionNot Applicable
302.3 Without Perception of ColorNot Applicable
302.4 Without HearingNot Applicable
302.5 With Limited HearingNot Applicable
302.6 Without SpeechNot Applicable
302.7 With Limited ManipulationNot Applicable
302.8 With Limited Reach and StrengthNot Applicable
302.9 With Limited Language, Cognitive, and Learning AbilitiesNot Applicable

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Chapter 4: Hardware

These criteria are all Not Applicable because the product is not Hardware

Chapter 5: Software

Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
501.1 Scope - Incorporation of WCAG 2.0 AASupports
 502 Interoperability with Assistive TechnologyHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
502.2.1 User Control of Accessibility FeaturesNot Applicable
502.2.2 No Disruption of Accessibility FeaturesSupports 
 502.3 Accessibility ServicesHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
502.3.1 Object InformationNot Applicable
502.3.2 Modification of Object InformationNot Applicable
502.3.3 Row, Column, and HeadersNot Applicable
502.3.4 ValuesNot Applicable
502.3.5 Modification of ValuesNot Applicable
502.3.6 Label RelationshipsNot Applicable
502.3.7 Hierarchical RelationshipsNot Applicable
502.3.8 TextNot Applicable
502.3.9 Modification of TextNot Applicable
502.3.10 List of ActionsNot Applicable
502.3.11 Actions on ObjectsNot Applicable
502.3.12 Focus CursorNot Applicable
502.3.13 Modification of Focus CursorNot Applicable
502.3.14 Event NotificationNot Applicable
502.4 Platform Accessibility FeaturesNot Applicable
 503 ApplicationsHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
503.2 User PreferencesPartially Supports

The product was tested for:

  • The product respects Windows color, contrast, font type, font size, and focus cursor setting

During testing, the following defects were discovered:

  • Bug 31192466 - System font settings not respected

503.3 Alternative User InterfacesNot Applicable
 503.4 User Controls for Captions and Audio DescriptionHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
503.4.1 Caption ControlsNot Applicable
503.4.2 Audio Description ControlsNot Applicable
 504 Authoring ToolsHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
504.2 Content Creation or EditingNot Applicable
504.2.1 Preservation of Information Provided for Accessibility in Format ConversionNot Applicable
504.2.2 PDF ExportNot Applicable
504.3 PromptsNot Applicable
504.4 TemplatesNot Applicable

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Chapter 6: Support Documentation and Services

Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
 602 Support DocumentationHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
602.2 Accessibility and Compatibility FeaturesNot Applicable 
602.3 Scope - Incorporation of WCAG 2.0 AASupports
602.4 Alternate Formats for Non-Electronic Support DocumentationNot Applicable 
 603 Support ServicesHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
603.2 Information on Accessibility and Compatibility FeaturesSupports
603.3 Accommodation of Communication NeedsSupports

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The information above describes this product's ability to support the applicableStandards/Guidelines, subject to Oracle's interpretation of those standards(available at and the remarks in this document. For more information regarding the accessibility status of this product or other Oracle products, see or contact:

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