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(unknown charset) Re: Creating an accessible Table of Contents

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Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2013 13:18:27 -0500 (EST)
To: (unknown charset) Devarshi Pant <devarshipant@gmail.com>
cc: (unknown charset) Vivienne CONWAY <v.conway@ecu.edu.au>, "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org list" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
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you are aware that if it is a government website the content must be 
accessible via all operating systems not just windows.


On Mon, 25 Feb 2013, Devarshi Pant wrote:

> I have never had issues while converting a T O C in Word to PDF. It could
> be the settings. In JAWS 13, under text processing, you may want to look
> into the ‘filter repeated characters’ and tone it down to ‘say first 3
> repeated characters.’
> On Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 9:39 PM, Vivienne CONWAY <v.conway@ecu.edu.au>wrote:
>> I'm wondering if anyone has discovered how to create a Table of Contents
>> in Word that reads properly with a screen reader when the document is put
>> into PDF..  Using the automatic TOC function you get a disaster for reading
>> I'm working with a local government who create a lot of large documents
>> such as council meetings which are put into PDF that they need to make
>> accessible and are accessed throuigh their website.  At present the TOC
>> function is causing real headaches.  We've tried all kinds of options in
>> Word they none of them read nicely from the PDF document that is created
>> after tagging the Word document properly.
>> Any ideas?
>> Regards
>>  Vivienne L. Conway, B.IT <http://b.it/>(Hons), MACS CT, AALIA(cs)
>> PhD Candidate & Sessional Lecturer, Edith Cowan University, Perth, W.A.
>> Director, Web Key IT Pty Ltd.
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