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  • PowerPoint

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    PowerPoint accessibility wizard, developed at the University of Illinois. The program is still in a Beta form, and it only works with Office 2000. It creates alt tags for the images (with your input), converts Excel spreadsheets into data usable by a screen reader. You need to read the installation instructions VERY carefully.
  • Macromedia Flash

    This Web site provides free example code and guidelines to help you make Macromedia Flash (SWF) movies accessible to users with disabilities. Future accessibility enhancements of the Macromedia Flash Player and the Macromedia Flash authoring environment will be announced and explained on this site.

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  • Accessibility Extensions (10 as of May 10, 2001) including a 508 Accessibility Suite.

    508 Accessibility Suite, UsableNet Inc., Jul 17, 2001, ver 1.2.1 
    Accessible Image Object, LMH, Apr 18, 2001, ver 1.0.1 
    Check Page for Accessibility, Macromedia Feb 21, 2001, ver 1.01 
    Select Blank ALT Attributes, Macromedia, Oct 23, 2000, ver 1.0 
    Set Blank ALT Attributes, Macromedia, Oct 23, 2000, ver 1.0 

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