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MindView 8 Accreditation

Digital Accessibility Centre Certificate of Accreditation

Accreditation Certificate Number:

MatchWare - MindView 8




MindView 8

Certificate issue date:




To achieve certification each undergoes a manual technical compliance review against WCAG 2.1 to level AA.

The underwent both a technical compliance audit and robust end to end testing by users with a wide range of disabilities including blind, low vision, dyslexia, colour blindness, mobility impairments, learning difficulties, Deaf, Asperger and anxiety and panic disorder.

All testing is carried out in line with relevant platform specific guidelines, and where applicable, conforms with The Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018. Testing also conforms to Section 508 of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

List of issues

  • Adding a legend is currently not possible via keyboard navigation alone.


Journey 1 

  1. Install from link (in emails)
  2. Proceed through download wizard (not in scope)
  3. Launch ‘MindView 8.0’
  4. Click ‘Mind Map’
  5. Double click ‘Subject’
  6. Change text to ‘DAC TEST’
  7. Right Click ‘DAC TEST’
  8. Click Insert Branch
  9. Click ‘Idea’
  10. Enter ‘TEST 1’
  11. Click ‘TEST 1’
  12. Click ‘Idea’
  13. Enter ‘TEST 2’
  14. Click on ‘DAC TEST’
  15. Click on ‘Text Note’ under the ‘Home’ ribbon
  16. Click ‘New’
  17. Enter ‘TEST COMMENT’
  18. Close text box
  19. Click on ‘Text Note’
  20. Click Edit
  21. Enter ‘TEST COMMENT 2’
  22. Close text box
  23. Click ‘View’
  24. Click ‘Full Screen’
  25. Click ‘Close Full Screen’

Journey 2 

  1. Click ‘Icons’ on the taskbar on the right
  2. Click ‘DAC TEST’
  3. In the ‘Priority’ section of ‘Icons’ Click ‘Priority 1’
  4. Select ‘Pictures’ on the taskbar on the right
  5. Click ‘Alarm’
  6. Copy and Paste ‘Alarm’ into ‘DAC TEST’
  7. Click ‘Insert’
  8. Click ‘Floating Comment’
  9. Enter ‘Comment Test’
  10. Click ‘Calculations’ on the taskbar on the right
  11. Click ‘Test 2’
  12. Under ‘Name’ in Calculations enter ‘Test Value’
  13. Under Value enter ‘2’
  14. Click the ‘View’ tab in the ribbon
  15. Click ‘Legend’
  16. Click ‘Add Item’
  17. Click ‘Add Icon’
  18. Click the ‘Priority 1’ Icon
  19. Enter ‘DAC TEST’ into the text box
  20. Click ‘Map View’
  21. Click ‘Top down’
  22. Click ‘Colour Scheme’
  23. Click any colour scheme
  24. Click the expandable button located under the ‘DAC TEST’ root
  25. Click ‘Focus Mode’ under the ‘View’ ribbon
  26. Click ‘200%’
  27. Click ‘400%’
  28. Click File
  29. Click Save As
  30. Save as DAC TEST MINDMAP


This certificate was issued on the and represents the state of the pages audited on this date. Any further changes after the accreditation date are not covered by this certificate.

Additionally, any pages/areas of the website not listed the above scope of testing are also not covered by this certificate as we cannot guarantee their accessibility state.

We audit against the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines V2.1 level A and level AA to test how accessible the website is, using theWebsite Accessibility Conformance Evaluation Methodology (WCAG-EM) to evaluate conformance.