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From: Ouida Myers
Date: Feb 24, 2006 5:50PM


I mean I've used the tagging option to set up the structure for my documents. Too late in the day for this.

Ouida W. Myers
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Instructional Technologies
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
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Kevin,
I just completed a workshop in Adobe's InDesign. It is taking the place of PageMaker. It has an export option for tagged pdf. I've used the tagging option in Acrobat to set up the structure for your document. That might work for you, but I'm not an expert like most on this list.

Ouida Myers

Ouida W. Myers
Grant Consultant and Administrator
Instructional Technologies
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
6364 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27601-6364
(919) 807-3271
FAX (919) 807-3290

http://www.ncwiseowl.org/Impact/div_it/
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All e-mail correspondence to and from this
address is subject to the North Carolina
Public Records Law, which may result in
monitoring and disclosure to third parties,
including law enforcement.

In compliance with federal laws, N C Public
Schools administers all state-operated
educational programs, employment activities
and admissions without discrimination because
of race, religion, national or ethnic origin,
color, age, military service, disability, or
gender, except where exemption is appropriate
and allowed by law.

Inquiries or complaints should be directed to:
Dr. Elsie C. Leak, Associate Superintendent
Office of Curriculum and School Reform Services
6307 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-6307
Telephone (919) 807-3761
Fax (919) 807-3767

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Two issues for the list.

One, is anyone aware of any desktop publishing package that will convert
to an accessible web? Every semester, our office puts out a paper
newsletter that then has to be converted to the web. So far, I've tried
out FrontPage and PageMaker, and neither seem to create clean HTML that
is highly usable (FrontPage, of course, being the most horrific).

Two, is there any converter, somewhat in the spirit of the Microsoft
Office Accessible Web Publishing Wizard from the University of Illinois,
for either PageMaker or FrontPage?

Thanks, all, in advance.

Kevin A. Sesock, A+, Net+, CNA, MCSA
Assistive Technology Specialist
Student Disability Services
Division of Student Affairs
Oklahoma State University

http://access.it.okstate.edu

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