axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing

axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing

Accessibility Checker for Developers, Testers, and Designers in Chrome

  • axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing
  • axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing
  • axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing
  • axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing
What is axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing?
axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing is a powerful Chrome extension that helps developers, testers, and designers find and fix accessibility issues during website development. It provides automated testing, prevents false positives, and offers advanced testing features to deliver brilliant user experiences for everyone.
Stats
Users: 300,000+
Rating: 4.05 (109)
Version: 4.83.0 (Last updated: 2024-07-11)
Creation date: 2020-06-30
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • debugger
  • storage
  • unlimitedStorage
Size: 2.68M
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Summary

Find and fix more accessibility issues during website development with axe DevTools.

The free axe DevTools browser extension is a fast, lightweight, yet powerful testing tool driven by the world’s most trusted accessibility testing engine, axe-core, developed by Deque.

Why use axe DevTools to build accessible websites? -To deliver brilliant user experiences for everyone, including the 1 billion people globally living with a disability today. -To avoid wasting time chasing fake issues. Only axe prevents false positive results. -To improve accuracy, preventing tickets from resurfacing again and again. -To reduce the risk and cost of accessibility lawsuits.

★ Automated testing With the push of a button, axe DevTools analyzes your site, automatically surfacing the majority of common accessibility issues—almost triple the industry average. Drill down into each issue, inspect the source of the problem and leverage extensive free remediation guidance to fix it quickly and accurately.

★ No False Positives Nobody has time to chase issues that aren’t actually issues. Axe DevTools reports only issues with absolute certainty. Other tools report irrelevant and inaccurate results, wasting your time, money, and productivity on rework.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Useful for finding accessibility issues
  • User-friendly and easy to comprehend
  • Great accessibility evaluation
Cons
  • Constantly pushes for upgrade to paid version
  • Limited functionality in free version
  • Privacy concerns with data collection
Most mentioned
  • Pushes for upgrade to paid version
  • User-friendly and easy to comprehend
  • Privacy concerns with data collection
Recent reviews
Great Tool . Need clarification whether is it able to identify colour contrast issues and did we have screen reader in this tool?
by Venu Gopal Venu Gopal, 2024-05-24

This is a wonderful free disability compliance check on your web page. Thank you!
by DeeDee DeeDee, 2024-04-30

This ha been an excellent feature. Please confirm if the extension to cover WCAG 2.2 has been made open to all?
by Saptarishi Roy Saptarishi Roy, 2024-04-29
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Safety
Risk impact

axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

axe DevTools - Web Accessibility Testing has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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