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Re: Accessible PDFs?

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Mon, 02 Dec 2002 14:38:32 -0500
To: "Scarlett Julian (ED)" <Julian.Scarlett@sheffield.gov.uk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-id: <005401c29a3a$6b989e60$19e03244@DAVIDPOEHLMAN>

is there a version of the accessible acrobat reader version 5.1 for
anything but windows?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Scarlett Julian (ED)" <Julian.Scarlett@sheffield.gov.uk>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, December 02, 2002 10:34 AM
Subject: RE: Accessible PDFs?



Bob

playing devil's advocate again:

> show me how it will ever work no matter how good the creator is if
>
> the user does not buy the conversion software
> or
> is not running Windoze
> or
> is not using IE

yes, the user has to have the software but it *is* free and it doesn't
need
Windoze or IE. Don't get me wrong, I would always rather see content
delivered as hmtl but my point was that others won't and we need to at
least
get them creating accessible pdfs rather than inaccessible ones.

And if I do find one that i think is accessible you shall be the first
to
know ;-)

Julian

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