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Re: PDFs and Page Numbers

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From: Jonathan Avila
Date: Jan 28, 2015 12:43PM


> That sounds perfect, thanks so much. So I gather that Pro stores that information differently and doesn't tag it as it would page numbers from Word? That is very cool!

I'm not sure actually where (what dictionary, etc. ) this page data is stored but it's not as a tag in the tags panel.

Jonathan

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-----Original Message-----
From: <EMAIL REMOVED> [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of L Snider
Sent: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 2:40 PM
To: WebAIM Discussion List
Subject: Re: [WebAIM] PDFs and Page Numbers

Hi Jonathan,

That sounds perfect, thanks so much. So I gather that Pro stores that information differently and doesn't tag it as it would page numbers from Word? That is very cool!

Cheers

Lisa

On Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 1:12 PM, Jonathan Avila < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
wrote:

> > Do you mark page numbers as artifacts (page)?
>
> The proper place to expose page, section, or other page numbers
> information that doesn't match the PDF page numbers for assistive
> technology is under the Page Tab. Right click or open the context menu and
> choose Number Pages. That way you can keep page numbers artifacts. There
> still may be some header and footer information that needs to be
> exposed by tagging -- but this method should solve the page number issue.
>
> Jonathan
>
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> Jonathan Avila
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: <EMAIL REMOVED> [mailto:
> <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of L Snider
> Sent: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 1:52 PM
> To: WebAIM Discussion List
> Subject: [WebAIM] PDFs and Page Numbers
>
> Hi Everyone,
>
> I haven't seen this come up on the list for a long time, so I just
> wanted to see if things had changed.
>
> I am creating PDFs from Word documents, and they have page numbers.
>
> Do you mark page numbers as artifacts (page)? Or do you keep them as <P>?
> I like the artifact route, but I am open to changing that...I keep
> reading different things in terms of how users use them and like them.
>
> In the Reading Order panel, these documents always have the Page
> Number as
> 1 in the list. I was thinking about whether I should put the page
> number at the end (ie: Text on page, footer text, footer image, page
> number) as the text is way more important. However, here too I keep
> reading different things from users.
>
> Thanks in advance!
>
> Cheers
>
> Lisa
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