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Basic Intro to PDF Remediation, Part One

The very basics of PDF remediation are reviewed in this instructional guide including how to properly title and add keywords to your file as well as add tags to artifacts, images, headings and…

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Hyperlinked Images in Accessible PDFs - Formatting Techniques

If your PDF document contains hyperlinked images, those hyperlinks need to be properly formatted in your document's tag tree in order for a screen reading device to be able to locate and access…

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Instructional Guide for Creating Accessible PDF Forms in Acrobat

In this video, step-by-step instructions for creating accessible forms in Acrobat are demonstrated. Accessible forms can be completed online, virtually, and set up to return responses to an…

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ADA Spreadsheet Training and Tabular Infographics Zoom Session 11.03.2021

Demonstrated in this live recorded Zoom session are approaches instructors can take to ensure their spreadsheets and their related tabular infographics are designed in keeping with universal design…

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Shortened, Accessible and Navigable Links

In this video tutorial, various processes for creating accessible links are demonstrated. Formatting your links according to ADA accessibility standards makes your documents, whether Word or PDFs,…

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Converting Scanned Pages to Readable Text-based PDFs Using Acrobat's OCR Tool Sets

If you have a file that is comprised of pages from either a book or a journal article that you’ve scanned to create a PDF document, you may need to remediate the file to make it editable and…

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Bookmarking a PDF for Improved Accessibility

In this video tutorial, bookmarking a PDF document using parent / child relationships for easier navigation is demonstrated. Bookmarking your PDFs will allow screen-reading devices to locate your…

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WebAim Tools and Powerpoints: Branding Fonts and ADA Compliant Color Contrasts

This video provides instruction on using WebAim tools to match the colors of your fonts to branding guidelines while at the same time ensuring they're also in compliance with ADA accessibility…

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PowerPoint Problem Files, Correcting for Improved Accessibility

The tutorial demonstrates how to remediate a PowerPoint presentation that is inaccessible to audiences due to a number of issues including poor typeface and font choices, improperly formatted tables,…

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Reading Order of PPt. Slides

This video demonstrates the necessary steps that must be taken to ensure that your PowerPoint lecture reads correctly (sequentially and logically) to individuals accessing your presentation with a…

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Word: Paragraph Styles and TOC

In this video, adding paragraph styles in a Word document is demonstrated as is the process of generating and inserting a preformatted hyperlinked Table of Contents in your document. Paragraph…

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Add Alt Text to Word Document Pictures

This video file presents a tutorial on adding alternative text to images embedded in a word document. The attachment is a PDF document that offers the same instructions and includes screenshots as…

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How to Use WebAim's Color Contrast Checker for PDF Accessibility Compliance

WebAim.org is a great internet based resource for checking the contrast of your website and document's fonts. It features easy-to-use tools that work well in terms of ensuring your documents and…

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Add Alternative Text to PDFs, Read Aloud, and Edit Alt Text.

This video was produced by staff of HSC's Student Disability Services office. It offers video-based step-by-step instructions for adding alternative-text to PDF images. The document attached as…

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