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Acrobat Pro offers tools to create accessible PDFs and check the accessibility of existing PDFs.

How to make a PDF accessible using Acrobat Pro

  • Open PDF using Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Select Tools > Action wizard > Make Accessible > Start and follow instructions
  • Save

This procedure allows to add a title, author, language, any missing alt text for images etc.

How to check a PDF for accessibility

We suggest to make the PDF accessible first (see steps above), and then check for accessibility

  • Open PDF using Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Select Tools > Accessibility > Accessibility check > Start checking

For more information

Visit Create and verify PDF accessibility (Acrobat Pro) on the Adobe website