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Re: PDF Accessibility


From: Kara Zirkle
Date: Jul 7, 2009 1:45PM

It is about $1000 per license .... PAW their PDF Accessibility Wizard though
is about $100 though it would depend on how many documents you have and the
size of them as to which would be of better quality.

Contact is Jeff Howcroft - <EMAIL REMOVED>

Kara Zirkle
IT Accessibility Coordinator
Assistive Technology Initiative
Thompson Hall RM 114 Mail Stop: 6A11
Fairfax Campus
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703-993-9815
Fax: 703-993-4743

-----Original Message-----
[mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of Robin Brunner
Sent: Tuesday, July 07, 2009 3:25 PM
To: WebAIM Discussion List
Subject: Re: [WebAIM] PDF Accessibility

Any idea how much just the accessible pdf software is? I can't find a price

list. Thanks!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jon Gunderson" < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
To: "WebAIM Discussion List" < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
Sent: Monday, July 06, 2009 2:01 PM
Subject: Re: [WebAIM] PDF Accessibility

>A tool that has a little better at Adobe PDF table editing feature is
>CommonLook from NetCentric:
> http://www.net-centric.com/products/cl_s508_html.aspx
> It is still going to take some time, but probably less time than using
> Acrobat.
> Jon
> ---- Original message ----
>>Date: Mon, 6 Jul 2009 13:38:32 -0500
>>From: < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
>>Subject: [WebAIM] PDF Accessibility
>>My name is Alyson Fayollat and I'm a designer for Team Member Marketing.
>>We're currently working on a project that requires the end-result PDF
>>(coming from InDesign CS4) to be accessible. The problem we're running
>>into is having tables read correctly. Although they're tagged correctly in

>>InDesign (we hope), a lot of work still needs to be done in Acrobat
>>Professional. When selecting the table in Acrobat, the table editor tool
>>doesn't seem to be an option for finessing. Do we need to manually change
>>the order of the tags in the Tags palette? Or is there a better way?