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Accessible PDF Creation from Microsoft Word

Written by: Kim Phillips

Original Presentation Date: July 28, 2020

Adobe Acrobat has a number of accessibility features that can be very complicated. Most users only need the basics.

This quick start webinar for beginners walks you through some of those basics, specifically how to properly create and convert Microsoft Word documents to accessible PDF.

We cover best practices for:

  • Structure headings, data tables, lists, and links
  • Non-text elements – images, graphics, charts
  • Fonts, typography, and color
  • Using the Microsoft Accessibility Checker
  • Conversion to PDF