iOS: Indicate required fields on mobile registration.

Description

Location: iOS Native app: Registration page

Severity: 7

Description: The form fields displayed on the Register screen are all required. The optional fields are grouped under the "show optional fields". However just placing a section for optional fields does not indicate that the others are required. Assistive technology users may be confused when errors are displayed when required fields are missing.

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Auditor Note: Developers must ensure that form field constraints are clearly indicated. A solution is to add the Required text as a placeholder text and ensure the the accessibilityLabel is set to include the on-screen label and the "Required" placeholder text.

Internal Note: We should indicate in some way that the required fields are required. This can be on the labels themselves, following the field descriptions below the fields, or programmatically.

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Saeed Bashir
November 21, 2017, 11:06 AM
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We are adding an asterisk into the label for required fields and omitting asterisk for optional fields under the scope of LEARNER-2904. How this sounds to you?

Under the scope of this story, we will be adding text `required` at the end of accessibilityLabel for required fields and `optional` for optional fields, so it will make clear which field is required and which one is optional in assistive technology.

Mark Sadecki
November 28, 2017, 2:03 PM

as long as you append the "required" and "optional" text to the accessible names, then this all sounds good to me

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Saeed Bashir

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Mark Sadecki

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2014/04/15

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