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Alexandra Oettler

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Participating in the PDF Techniques Accessibility Summit

The PDF Techniques Accessibility Summit’s objective is to establish a broad-based understanding of how PDF files should be tagged for accessibilty. It’s an opportunity to focus on establishing a common set of examples of accessible PDF content, and identify best-practice when tagging difficult cases.

Modernizing PDF Techniques for Accessibility

The PDF Techniques Accessibility Summit will identify best-practices in tagging various cases in PDF documents. Questions to be addressed will likely include: the legal ways to tag a nested list, the correct way to caption multiple images, the appropriate way to organize content within headings.

Refried PDF

My hospital emailed me a medical records release form as a PDF. They told me to print it, fill it, sign it, scan it and return it to the medical records department, in that order. In 2018? To get the form via email (i.e., electronically), yet be asked to print it? Did the last 20 years just… not mean anything! So I thought I’d be clever. I’d fill it first, THEN print it. Or better yet, never print it, but sign it anyhow, and return it along with a note making the case for improving their workflow. The story continues…

Slides and video recordings of PDF Days Europe 2018

You missed the PDF Days Europe 2018? Never mind! Here you can find the slides and video recordings of all 32 stunning sessions!

Using PDF/UA in accessibility checklists

PDF/UA, like PDF itself, is internally complex, but used correctly, actually makes things easier.

Proceedings 2009 – 3rd International PDF/A Conference in Berlin

Proceedings PDFA Conference 2009In Summer 2009 the 3rd International PDF/A Conference took place in Berlin. These are the articles and presentations from the proceedings of the event.

Track 1: What You Need to Know About PDF/A

Track A: Archives & Libraries and Public Sector

Track C: Business to Consumer

Track D: Health Care

 


Tags: 3rd International PDF/A Conference, Berlin, PDF/A up to date, Proceedings 2009
Categories: Digital Signatures, PDF/A, PDF/E, PDF/X, XMP