|Version:||WCAG 2.0 and up|
For each time limit that is set by the content, at least one of the following is true:
The purpose of this success criterion is to ensure that users have enough time to interact with the content.
How to Meet
Authors need to ensure that users can control time limits that would prevent them from completing a task, when the time limit is not essential.
Users should be able to turn off time limits, adjust the time limit to a new preference before beginning, or easily extend the time limit when it is about to expire.
In most cases with digital publications, time limits are not essential to the content. They are more prevalent on the web, where they are used, for example, to end user sessions for security reasons or prevent users from blocking access to products for sale. The rare exception may occur in educational works if a test requires specific timing.
The following knowledge base pages provide more information about how to address this success criterion for publishing content: