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Re: PDF vs. HTML


From: inekemaa
Date: Jul 30, 2004 4:31PM

Hello Mike,

You wrote:
>Actually even scanned documents can be made to be accessible with the
>version of Adobe. OCR functionality is built in. Contact Greg Pisocky
>Adobe for more details.

PDF can be made accessible, but how many people downloaded the Acrobat
reader for reading pdf-files?
In Germany it is only 10%. (http://www.webhits.de, link: web barometer)

Ineke van der Maat