The autoFocus prop should not be used, as it can reduce usability and accessibility for users

Rule ID: no-autofocus
Ruleset: axe-linter 1.0
User Impact: Serious
WCAG: 1.3.2, 2.4.3, 3.2.1, 1.3.4

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Compliance Data & Impact

User Impact


Disabilities Affected

  • Blind
  • Low Vision
  • Deafblind


  • Not specified, or not applicable

WCAG Success Criteria

  • 1.3.2 Meaningful Sequence
  • 2.4.3 Focus Order
  • 3.2.1 On Focus
  • 1.3.4 Orientation

Section 508 Guidelines

  • Not specified, or not applicable

How to Fix the Problem

Why it Matters

Rule Description

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