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Nitro PDF Pro

Nitro PDF Pro Accessibility Tools

Discover accessibility tools to create PDF documents that comply with the WCAG 2.1 and PDF/UA standards. This ensures documents are accessible to people with disabilities, including those who use screen readers and other assistive technologies.

Screen capture showing Accessibility tab

Follow the instructions and best practices below to create PDF documents that are correctly structured, include alternative text descriptions for non-text content, use appropriate fonts and styles and provide navigational aids that make them easy to use for all readers:

System requirements for using Nitro PDF Pro accessibility tools 

How to make PDF documents accessible 

Checking the document structure

Creating the document structure with auto tags

Creating the document structure manually

Editing tags

Changing the tag type

Deleting a tag

Viewing the role map

Managing artifacts

Defining the logical reading order

Embedding fonts

Guidelines to tag tables

Guidelines to tag lists

Setting the document language

Tagging hyperlinks

Marking a Document PDF/UA as compliant

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