Phone input

707.6 – Input

707.6 Input.

707.6.1 Input Controls.
At least one tactilely discernible input control shall be provided for each function.  Where provided, key surfaces not on active areas of display screens, shall be raised above surrounding surfaces.  Where membrane keys are the only method of input, each shall be tactilely discernable from surrounding surfaces and adjacent keys.

707.6.2 Numeric Keys.
Numeric keys shall be arranged in a 12-key ascending or descending telephone keypad layout. The number five key shall be tactilely distinct from the other keys.

707.6.3 Function Keys.
Function keys shall comply with 707.6.3.

707.6.3.1 Contrast.
Function keys shall contrast visually from background surfaces.  Characters and symbols on key surfaces shall contrast visually from key surfaces.  Visual contrast shall be either light-on-dark or dark-on-light.

707.6.3.2 Tactile Symbols.
Function key surfaces shall have tactile symbols as follows:  Enter or Proceed key: raised circle; Clear or Correct key: raised left arrow; Cancel key: raised letter ex; Add Value key: raised plus sign; Decrease Value key: raised minus sign.