Adobe Accessibility Conformance Report

VPAT® Version 2.0 – December 2017

Product Information

Name of Product/Version: Adobe Presenter 11.1

Product Description: Convert PowerPoint 2016 slides into interactive eLearning and publish to HTML5. Track learner performance with the integration of leading LMSs.

Date: December 2017

Contact information: access@adobe.com

Notes: The information contained in this report applies to the product itself. Information about product help and support documentation related to 602.3 (Support Docs) for Section 508 as published in 2017 is located at: http://www.adobe.com/accessibility/compliance.html.

Evaluation Methods Used: Testing Adobe Presenter involved extensive use of leading assistive technologies such as screen readers, screen magnifiers, and speech recognition software, as well exclusive use of the keyboard. Native platform accessibility features were also used to assist with testing. These were supplemented with techniques such as manual inspection of Accessibility API output.

Applicable Standards/Guidelines

This report covers the degree of conformance for the following accessibility standards/guidelines:

Standard/Guideline Included In Report

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, at http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-WCAG20-20081211/

Level A - Yes
Level AA - Yes
Level AAA - No

Section 508 as published in 2017, at http://www.Section508.gov

Yes

EN 301 549 Accessibility requirements suitable for public procurement of ICT products and services in Europe, at http://mandate376.standards.eu/standard

Yes

Terms

The terms used in the Conformance Level information are defined as follows:

  • Supports: The functionality of the product has at least one method that meets the criterion without known defects or meets with equivalent facilitation.
  • Supports with Exceptions: Some functionality of the product does not meet the criterion.
  • Does Not Support: The majority of product functionality does not meet the criterion.
  • Not Applicable: The criterion is not relevant to the product.
  • Not Evaluated: The product has not been evaluated against the criterion. This can be used only in WCAG 2.0 Level AAA.

WCAG 2.0 Report

Sections 1 and 2 also document conformance with:

  • EN 301 549:  Chapter 9 - Web, Chapter 10 - Non-Web documents, Section 11.2.1- Non-Web Software (excluding closed functionality), and Section 11.2.2 - Non-Web Software (closed functionality).
  • Revised Section 508: Chapter 5 – 501.1 Scope, 504.2 Content Creation or Editing, and Chapter 6 – 602.3 Electronic Support Documentation.

Note: When reporting on conformance with the WCAG 2.0 Success Criteria, they are scoped for full pages, complete processes, and accessibility-supported ways of using technology as documented in the WCAG 2.0 Conformance Requirements.

Section 1: Success Criteria, Level A

Notes:

Guideline 1.1 Text Alternatives:
Provide text alternatives for any non-text content so that it can be changed into other forms people need, such as large print, braille, speech, symbols or simpler language.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

1.1.1 Non-text Content (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.1 (Web)
  • 10.2.1 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.1 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.1 (Closed Functionality Software)
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The product provides sufficient information for some elements, such as checkboxes, buttons and some radio buttons, in the PowerPoint interface, but only a few controls in the product’s interface windows provide sufficient information to assistive technology.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Alternate text information is not available for some published content, such as Character images, Background images and the graphics created through the “Learning Interaction” dialog.

Authored Content (PDF): Alternate text information is not available for published content.

Guideline 1.2 Time-based Media:
Provide alternatives for time-based media.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

1.2.1 Audio-only and Video-only (Prerecorded) (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.2 (Web)
  • 10.2.2 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.2 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.2.1 and 11.2.2.2.2 (Closed Software)
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The product does not provide prerecorded audio-only or video-only content.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF):  It is possible to create audio-only and video-only content and alternatives for them.

Authored Content (PDF): Alternatives for audio-only and video-only cannot be created for PDF.

1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.3 (Web)
  • 10.2.3 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.3 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.3 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF):  Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not provide prerecorded media that requires captions.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): The product allows for the inclusion of subtitles which can act as open captions.

Authored Content (PDF): The product allows for the inclusion of subtitles which can act as open captions.

1.2.3 Audio Description or Media Alternative (Prerecorded) (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.4 (Web)
  • 10.2.4 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.4 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.4 (Closed Software)
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not provide prerecorded media that requires audio description.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): The product includes features allowing content creators to add audio tracks that fully describe any visually displayed content.

Authored Content (PDF): The product includes features allowing content creators to add audio tracks that fully describe any visually displayed content.

Guideline 1.3 Adaptable:
Create content that can be presented in different ways (for example simpler layout) without losing information or structure.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

1.3.1 Info and Relationships (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.7 (Web)
  • 10.2.7 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.7 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.7 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The product provides sufficient information for some elements, such as checkboxes, buttons and some radio buttons in the ribbon, but many inputs and controls in the product’s interface and windows lack proper semantics, such as name, role and state.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): None of the user interface elements in the product’s player and presentation content provide proper roles for interface elements, except the quiz questions form fields (e.g., Edit field and radio buttons).

Authored Content (PDF): The product’s output does not provide programmatically determinable nor textual equivalents of information, structure and relationships.

1.3.2 Meaningful Sequence (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.8 (Web)
  • 10.2.8 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.8 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.8 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: Most content in the product is ordered in a meaningful sequence and various ribbons can be accessed with the keyboard. However, exceptions exist in some dialogs where focus is not set on the first element and the tab order is illogical, e.g., the Add New Question Group dialog.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Content and elements in authored content are not properly conveyed and are either absent or incorrectly ordered.

Authored Content (PDF): A meaningful reading sequence cannot be programmatically determined in the product’s output.

1.3.3 Sensory Characteristics (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.9 (Web)
  • 10.2.9 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.9 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.9 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Guideline 1.4 Distinguishable:
Make it easier for users to see and hear content including separating foreground from background.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

1.4.1 Use of Color (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.10 (Web)
  • 10.2.10 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.10 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.10 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

1.4.2 Audio Control (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.11 (Web)
  • 10.2.11 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.11 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.11 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not include audio that plays automatically.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not contain audio that plays automatically.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not contain audio that plays automatically.

Guideline 2.1 Keyboard Accessible:
Make all functionality available from a keyboard.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

2.1.1 Keyboard (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.15 (Web)
  • 10.2.15 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.15 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.15 (Closed Software)
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Supports with Exceptions

Software: The product’s ribbon in PowerPoint is completely accessible to keyboard-only users, however, the various dialogs and windows to manipulate specific portions of the product lack keyboard-only access.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): None of the controls in the product’s output are keyboard accessible.

Authored Content (PDF): There are existing predefined keyboard key combinations that can be used to effect the controls in the product’s output, but not all controls are keyboard accessible.

2.1.2 No Keyboard Trap (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.16 (Web)
  • 10.2.16 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.16 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.16 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not include keyboard traps

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not include keyboard traps.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not include keyboard traps.

Guideline 2.2 Enough Time:
Provide users enough time to read and use content.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

2.2.1 Timing Adjustable (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.17 (Web)
  • 10.2.17 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.17 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.17 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not include time-based limits.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not include time-based limits.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not include time-based limits.

2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.18 (Web)
  • 10.2.18 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.18 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.18 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not include elements which automatically move, blink, scroll, or auto-update.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authors can ensure that content meets this criterion.

Authored Content (PDF): Authors can ensure that content meets this criterion.

Guideline 2.3 Seizures:
Do not design content in a way that is known to cause seizures.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

2.3.1 Three Flashes or Below Threshold (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.19 (Web)
  • 10.2.19 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.19 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.19 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not contain flashing content.

Guideline 2.4 Navigable:
Provide ways to help users navigate, find content, and determine where they are.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

2.4.1 Bypass Blocks (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.20 (Web)
  • 10.2.20 (non-web document) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.1.20 (Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.2.20 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software) – Does not apply to non-web software
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs) – Does not apply to non-web docs

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: This criterion does not apply to non-web documents.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): No repeated blocks of content are present within the content.

Authored Content (PDF): This criterion does not apply to non-web documents.

2.4.2 Page Titled (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.21 (Web)
  • 10.2.21 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.21 (Software) - Does not apply
  • 11.2.2.21 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

2.4.3 Focus Order (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.22 (Web)
  • 10.2.22 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.22 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.22 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: Controls in the ribbon appear in the same order as they appear grouped visually. Controls in other windows that receive focus do not always follow this pattern.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not provide keyboard-only access to any controls.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content provides keyboard shortcuts, but does not support navigation using the keyboard alone.

2.4.4 Link Purpose (In Context) (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.23 (Web)
  • 10.2.23 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.23 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.23 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not contain links.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not contain links.

Authored Content (PDF): The product allows authors to create content that meets this criterion.

Guideline 3.1 Readable:
Make text content readable and understandable.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

3.1.1 Language of Page (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.27 (Web)
  • 10.2.27 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.27 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.27 (Closed Software)
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The product’s ribbon relies on the features of the underlying Windows operating system to set and indicate the language of the UI. Other windows and dialogs do not.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): The author cannot define the language of authored content.

Authored Content (PDF): The author cannot define the language of authored content.

Guideline 3.2 Predictable:
Make Web pages appear and operate in predictable ways.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

3.2.1 On Focus (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.29 (Web)
  • 10.2.29 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.29 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.29 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Does Not Support

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: Many actions in the product can cause the focus to shift without explicit user activation.

3.2.2 On Input (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.30 (Web)
  • 10.2.30 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.30 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.30 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Changes of context that occur on user input are clearly indicated to the user before invoking them.

Authored Content (PDF): Changes of context that occur on user input are clearly indicated to the user before invoking them.

Guideline 3.3 Input Assistance:
Help users avoid and correct mistakes.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

3.3.1 Error Identification (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.33 (Web)
  • 10.2.33 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.33 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.33 (Closed Software)
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not detect input errors.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not detect input errors that will be displayed to users.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not have error messages.

3.3.2 Labels or Instructions (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.34 (Web)
  • 10.2.34 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.34 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.34 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The product provides labels and instruction for some, but not all, form fields.

Guideline 4.1 Compatible:
Maximize compatibility with current and future user agents, including assistive technologies.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

4.1.1 Parsing (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.37 (Web)
  • 10.2.37 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.37 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.37 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The software is not implemented using markup languages.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): The HTML 5 output conforms to the specifications for HTML 5.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not conform to the PDF/UA specification.

4.1.2 Name, Role, Value (Level A)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.38 (Web)
  • 10.2.38 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.38 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.38 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: While the ribbon in PowerPoint exposes each control’s name, role and value. Most controls in other windows do not expose these attributes.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not expose the name, role, and value of elements.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not expose the name, role, and value of elements.

Section 2: Success Criteria, Level AA

Notes:

Guideline 1.2 Time-based Media:
Provide alternatives for time-based media.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

1.2.4 Captions (Live) (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.5 (Web)
  • 10.2.5 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.5 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.5 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not provide live media that requires captions.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): The product does not provide live media that requires captions.

Authored Content (PDF): The product does not provide live media that requires captions.

1.2.5 Audio Description (Prerecorded) (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.6 (Web)
  • 10.2.6 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.6 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.6 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not provide prerecorded video content that requires audio description.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authors can include an additional audio track for audio description information that will be included as part of the media.

Authored Content (PDF): Authors can include an additional audio track for audio description information that will be included as part of the media.

Guideline 1.4 Distinguishable:
Make it easier for users to see and hear content including separating foreground from background.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

1.4.3 Contrast (Minimum) (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.12 (Web)
  • 10.2.12 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.12 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.12 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: Text within the product meets minimum contrast requirements.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authors can ensure that content meets this criterion.

Authored Content (PDF): Authors can ensure that content meets this criterion.

1.4.4 Resize text (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.13 (Web)
  • 10.2.13 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.13 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.13 (Closed Software)
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: There is no option in the product to resize text under various project panels up to 200%; however, the product’s ribbon allows standard resizing of text at the OS level.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Text can be resized using the browser’s zoom function.

Authored Content (PDF): Text can be resized using Adobe Reader’s zoom function.

1.4.5 Images of Text (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.14 (Web)
  • 10.2.14 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.14 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.14 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The product’s ribbon and many windows use text instead of images of text, but not all.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not contain any text, only images of text.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not contain any text, only images of text.

Guideline 2.4 Navigable:
Provide ways to help users navigate, find content, and determine where they are.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

2.4.5 Multiple Ways (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.24 (Web)
  • 10.2.24 (non-web document) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.1.24 (Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.2.24 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software) – Does not apply to non-web software
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs) – Does not apply to non-web docs

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: This criterion does not apply to non-web documents.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not have multiple pages.

Authored Content (PDF): This criterion does not apply to non-web documents.

2.4.6 Headings and Labels (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.25 (Web)
  • 10.2.25 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.25 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.25 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: Some form fields have descriptive labels and some windows have headings, but many do not.

2.4.7 Focus Visible (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.26 (Web)
  • 10.2.26 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.26 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.26 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: Focus is visible on those elements that can be focused.

Guideline 3.1 Readable:
Make text content readable and understandable.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

3.1.2 Language of Parts (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.28 (Web)
  • 10.2.28 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.28 (Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.2.28 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Does Not Support

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Guideline 3.2 Predictable:
Make Web pages appear and operate in predictable ways.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

3.2.3 Consistent Navigation (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.31 (Web)
  • 10.2.31 (non-web document) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.1.31 (Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.2.31 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software) – Does not apply to non-web software
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs) – Does not apply to non-web docs

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: This criterion does not apply to non-web documents.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not have multiple pages.

Authored Content (PDF): This criterion does not apply to non-web documents.

3.2.4 Consistent Identification (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.32 (Web)
  • 10.2.32 (non-web document) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.1.32 (Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.2.2.32 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software) – Does not apply to non-web software
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs) – Does not apply to non-web docs

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: This criterion does not apply to non-web documents.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not have multiple pages.

Authored Content (PDF): This criterion does not apply to non-web documents.

Guideline 3.3 Input Assistance:
Help users avoid and correct mistakes.
Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

3.3.3 Error Suggestion (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.35 (Web)
  • 10.2.35 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.35 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.35 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

2017 Section 508

  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

3.3.4 Error Prevention (Legal, Financial, Data) (Level AA)
Also applies to:
EN 301 549 Criteria

  • 9.2.36 (Web)
  • 10.2.36 (non-web document)
  • 11.2.1.36 (Software)
  • 11.2.2.36 (Closed Software) – Does not apply
  • 11.6.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 12.1.2 (Product Docs)
  • 12.2.4 (Support Docs)

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  • 501 (Web)(Software)
  • 504.2 (Authoring Tool)
  • 602.3 (Support Docs)

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not process legal commitments or financial transactions, or modify user-controllable data.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not contain legal or financial data, and does not modify user-controllable data.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not contain legal or financial data, and does not modify user-controllable data.

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Notes:

Chapter 3: Functional Performance Criteria (FPC)

Notes:

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

302.1 Without Vision

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The product’s ribbon in PowerPoint is just as accessible as the rest of the ribbon. Many controls and inputs in the product lack sufficient identification, as described in 1.1.1 Non-text Content, 1.3.1 Info and Relationships, 2.1.1 Keyboard, and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Controls and inputs in the product lack sufficient identification, as described in 1.1.1 Non-text Content, 1.3.1 Info and Relationships, 2.1.1 Keyboard, and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

Authored Content (PDF): Controls and inputs in the product lack sufficient identification, as described in 1.1.1 Non-text Content, 1.3.1 Info and Relationships, 2.1.1 Keyboard, and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

302.2 With Limited Vision

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has at least one visual mode of operation that enables users to make use of the product with limited vision. The exception is the Video Creator interface, which does not expose focus information programmatically.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not provide sufficient indication of focus, as described in 2.4.7 Focus Visible.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content follows the text size in Adobe Reader.

302.3 Without Perception of Color

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has an existing mode of operation that does not require user perception of color.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not follow user selected color settings.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content follows the user selected color settings in Adobe Reader.

302.4 Without Hearing

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has an existing mode of operation that does not require user hearing.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authors of the product can include sufficient textual descriptions of the audio, as described in 1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) .

Authored Content (PDF): Authors of the product can include sufficient textual descriptions of the audio, as described in 1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) .

302.5 With Limited Hearing

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has an existing mode of operation that does not require user hearing.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authors of the product can include sufficient textual descriptions of the audio, as described in 1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) .

Authored Content (PDF): Authors of the product can include sufficient textual descriptions of the audio, as described in 1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) .

302.6 Without Speech

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not require user speech.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not require user speech.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not require user speech.

302.7 With Limited Manipulation

Software: Does Not Support

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: Users who have limited manipulation cannot rely on a keyboard alone to interact with user interfaces.  While there are key combinations to perform certain functions, as described in 2.1.1 Keyboard, certain features cannot be accessed with keyboard-only operation. Most controls also lack the ability to receive focus, as described in 2.4.3 Focus Order.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Users who have limited manipulation cannot rely on a keyboard alone to interact with authored content.  While there are key combinations to perform certain functions, as described in 2.1.1 Keyboard, certain features cannot be accessed with keyboard-only operation. Most controls also lack the ability to receive focus, as described in 2.4.3 Focus Order.

Authored Content (PDF): Users who have limited manipulation cannot rely on a keyboard alone to interact with authored content.  While there are key combinations to perform certain functions, as described in 2.1.1 Keyboard, certain features cannot be accessed with keyboard-only operation. Most controls also lack the ability to receive focus, as described in 2.4.3 Focus Order.

302.8 With Limited Reach and Strength

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has an existing mode of operation that is operable with limited reach and limited strength.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not require reach or strength to operate.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not require reach or strength to operate.

302.9 With Limited Language, Cognitive, and Learning Abilities

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has existing features that make it simpler and easier to use.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content can be made simple and easy to use.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content can be made simple and easy to use.

Chapter 4: Hardware

Notes: Not Applicable

Chapter 5: Software

Notes:

501 General

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

501.1 Scope – Incorporation of WCAG 2.0 AA

See WCAG 2.0 section.

See information in the WCAG section

502 Interoperability with Assistive Technology

502.1 General. Software shall interoperate with assistive technology and shall conform to 502.

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

502.2 Documented Accessibility Features

See 502.2.1-502.2.2

502.2.1 User Control of Accessibility Features

Not Applicable

The product is not platform software.

502.2.2 No Disruption of Accessibility Features

Supports with Exceptions

The product’s ribbon follows the accessibility features of the operating system, however some of the native windows disrupt accessibility features in parts of the product.

502.3 Accessibility Services

See 502.3.1-502.3.14

502.3.1 Object Information

Does Not Support

Objects’ properties are not programmatically determinable, as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

502.3.2 Modification of Object Information

Does Not Support

States and properties of controls and inputs cannot be set or modified by assistive technologies, as described in 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

502.3.3 Row, Column, and Headers

Does Not Support

Row, column, and header information is not exposed.

502.3.4 Values

Supports with Exceptions

Values and text of controls and inputs are rarely exposed, as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships.

502.3.5 Modification of Values

Supports with Exceptions

States and properties cannot be set or modified by assistive technology in some dialogs and the video editor.

502.3.6 Label Relationships

Supports with Exceptions

Label relationships are exposed to assistive technologies, except as noted in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

502.3.7 Hierarchical Relationships

Does Not Support

Hierarchical relationships are not exposed to assistive technologies, as noted in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

502.3.8 Text

Supports with Exceptions

Text content is exposed to assistive technologies, except as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

502.3.9 Modification of Text

Supports

Where text content can be modified, it can be modified using assistive technology.

502.3.10 List of Actions

Supports with Exceptions

Information about actions which can be taken on objects is not exposed to assistive technology in all parts of the product, as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

502.3.11 Actions on Objects

Supports with Exceptions

Actions on objects can be performed by assistive technology, except as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships, 2.1.1 Keyboard, and 3.3.2 Labels or Instructions.

502.3.12 Focus Cursor

Does Not Support

Information to track focus, insertion point, and selection is rarely exposed to assistive technology, as noted in 2.4.3 Focus Order.

502.3.13 Modification of Focus Cursor

Supports

Where it appears, focus can be moved and modified along with insertion point and selection.

502.3.14 Event Notification

Does Not Support

Assistive technology is not notified of events related to user interactions.

502.4 Platform Accessibility Features

Not Applicable

The product is not platform software.

503 Applications

503.1 General. Applications shall conform to 503.

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

503.2 User Preferences

Supports with Exceptions

Parts of the product support platform accessibility settings.

503.3 Alternative User Interfaces

Not Applicable

Does not apply.

503.4 User Controls for Captions and Audio Description

See 503.4.1-503.4.2

503.4.1 Caption Controls

Supports

The product provides controls to toggle captions display during video playback, when editing a project and when caption tracks are available.

503.4.2 Audio Description Controls

Supports

The product provides controls to toggle audio tracks and description during video playback when editing a project.

504 Authoring Tools

504.1 General. Where an application is an authoring tool, the application shall conform to 504 to the extent that information required for accessibility is supported by the destination format.

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

504.2 Content Creation or Editing  (if not authoring tool, enter “not applicable”)

See WCAG 2.0 section

See information in WCAG section

504.2.1 Preservation of Information Provided for Accessibility in Format Conversion

Supports

The product allows inserting captions and audio descriptions to the final output preserving the information provided for accessibility.

504.2.2 PDF Export

Does Not Support

The product does not allow authors to export PDF files that conform to PDF/UA-1.

504.3 Prompts

Does Not Support

The product does not include a mode which prompts authors to create content which conforms to WCAG 2.0 Levels A and AA, or to fix issues in order to conform.

504.4 Templates

Does Not Support

The product does not provide any templates for creating content that conforms to WCAG 2.0 Levels A and AA.

Chapter 6: Support Documentation and Services

Notes: Conformance information for Support Documentation and Services is available in the Adobe Accessibility Conformance Report for HelpX documentation.

EN 301 549 Report

Notes:

Chapter 4: 4.2 Functional Performance Statements (FPS)

Notes:

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

4.2.1 Usage without vision

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Does Not Support

Software: The product’s ribbon in PowerPoint is just as accessible as the rest of the ribbon. Many controls and inputs in the product lack sufficient identification, as described in 1.1.1 Non-text Content, 1.3.1 Info and Relationships, 2.1.1 Keyboard, and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Controls and inputs in the product lack sufficient identification, as described in 1.1.1 Non-text Content, 1.3.1 Info and Relationships, 2.1.1 Keyboard, and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

Authored Content (PDF): Controls and inputs in the product lack sufficient identification, as described in 1.1.1 Non-text Content, 1.3.1 Info and Relationships, 2.1.1 Keyboard, and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

4.2.2 Usage with limited vision

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has at least one visual mode of operation that enables users to make use of limited vision. The exception is the Video Creator interface, which does not expose focus information programmatically.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not provide sufficient indication of focus, as described in 2.4.7 Focus Visible.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content follows the text size in Adobe Reader.

4.2.3 Usage without perception of colour

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Does Not Support

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has an existing mode of operation that does not require user perception of color.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not follow user selected color settings.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content follows the user selected color settings in Adobe Reader.

4.2.4 Usage without hearing

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has an existing mode of operation that does not require user hearing.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authors of the product can include sufficient textual descriptions of the audio, as described in 1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) .

Authored Content (PDF): Authors of the product can include sufficient textual descriptions of the audio, as described in 1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) .

4.2.5 Usage with limited hearing

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has an existing mode of operation that does not require user hearing.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authors of the product can include sufficient textual descriptions of the audio, as described in 1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) .

Authored Content (PDF): Authors of the product can include sufficient textual descriptions of the audio, as described in 1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) .

4.2.6 Usage without vocal capability

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not require vocal capability.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not require vocal capability.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not require vocal capability.

4.2.7 Usage with limited manipulation or strength

Software: Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports with Exceptions

Authored Content (PDF): Supports with Exceptions

Software: Users who have limited manipulation or strength cannot rely on a keyboard alone to interact with user interfaces; the mouse must be used to perform many actions.  While there are key combinations to perform certain functions, as described in 2.1.1 Keyboard, certain features cannot be accessed with keyboard-only operation. Most controls also lack the ability to receive keyboard focus, as described in 2.4.3 Focus Order.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Users who have limited manipulation or strength cannot rely on a keyboard alone to interact with authored content.  While there are key combinations to perform certain functions, as described in 2.1.1 Keyboard, certain features cannot be accessed with keyboard-only operation. Most controls also lack the ability to receive focus, as described in 2.4.3 Focus Order.

Authored Content (PDF): Users who have limited manipulation cannot rely on a keyboard alone to interact with authored content.  While there are key combinations to perform certain functions, as described in 2.1.1 Keyboard, certain features cannot be accessed with keyboard-only operation. Most controls also lack the ability to receive focus, as described in 2.4.3 Focus Order.

4.2.8 Usage with limited reach

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has an existing mode of operation that is operable with limited reach.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content does not require reach to operate.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content does not require reach to operate.

4.2.9 Minimize photosensitive seizure

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product does not contain flashing elements.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content can be authored without photosensitive seizure triggers.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content can be authored without photosensitive seizure triggers.

4.2.10 Usage with limited cognition

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: The product has existing features that make it simpler and easier to use.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authored content can be made simple and easy to use.

Authored Content (PDF): Authored content can be made simple and easy to use.

4.2.11 Privacy

Software: Supports

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Supports

Authored Content (PDF): Supports

Software: Personal, financial, and legal data is not required by the product.

Authored Content (HTML/SWF): Authors can create content that allows a user’s privacy to be maintained.

Authored Content (PDF): Authors can create content that allows a user’s privacy to be maintained.

Chapter 5: Generic Requirements

Notes:

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

5.1 Closed Functionality

Not Applicable

5.1.2.2-5.1.6.2 are not applicable for this product.

5.2 Activation of accessibility features

Not Applicable

The product is not platform software.

5.3 Biometrics

Not Applicable

The product does not rely on biological characteristics.

5.4 Preservation of accessibility information during conversion

Supports with Exceptions

The product allows for inserting captions and audio descriptions to the final output preserving the information provided for accessibility, not including PDFs.

5.5.1 Means of operation

Not Applicable

The product does not have operable parts.

5.5.2 Operable parts discernibility

Not Applicable

The product does not have operable parts.

5.6.1 Tactile or auditory status

Not Applicable

The product does not have locking or toggle controls.

5.6.2 Visual status

Not Applicable

The product does not have locking or toggle controls.

5.7 Key repeat

Not Applicable

The product relies on platform software to supply key repeat functionality.

5.8 Double-strike key acceptance

Not Applicable

The product does not, by itself, supply a keyboard or keypad.

5.9 Simultaneous user actions

Supports

The product supports the Windows Sticky Keys feature that allows users who cannot press keys that need to be pressed simultaneously to activate the same features when keys are pressed individually.

Chapter 6: ICT with Two-Way Voice Communication

Notes: Not Applicable

Chapter 7: ICT with Video Capabilities

Notes:

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

7.1.1 Captioning playback

Supports

The product allows adding, importing and viewing captions for the video content.

7.1.2 Captioning synchronization

Supports

The product preserves synchronization between the audio and corresponding captions.

7.1.3 Preservation of captioning

Supports

The product allows inserting captions to the final output preserving the information provided for accessibility.

7.2.1 Audio description playback

Supports

The product allows adding, selecting and playing audio tracks and descriptions.

7.2.2 Audio description synchronization

Supports

The product preserves synchronization between the audio/visual content and the corresponding audio description.

7.2.3 Preservation of audio description

Supports

The product allows inserting audio tracks or descriptions to the final output preserving the information provided for accessibility.

7.3 User controls for captions and audio description

Supports

The product provides controls to toggle captions and audio descriptions.

Chapter 8: Hardware

Notes: Not Applicable

Chapter 9: Web

Notes: See WCAG 2.0 section.

Chapter 10: Non-web Documents

Notes:

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

10.2.1 - 10.2.38

See WCAG 2.0 section

See information in WCAG section

10.2.39 Caption positioning

Supports

The product allows users to position and place captions appropriately, avoiding any relevant information to be obscured from the synchronized media.

10.2.40 Audio description timing

Supports

The product allows inserting and editing audit tracks and descriptions, avoiding any relevant information to be obscured from the synchronized media.

Chapter 11: Software

Notes:

Criteria Conformance Level Remarks and Explanations

11.2.1 Software success criteria (excluding closed functionality)

See WCAG 2.0 section

See information in WCAG section

11.2.2 Software success criteria (closed functionality)

Not Applicable

11.3.2.3 Use of accessibility services

Supports with Exceptions

The product’s ribbon follows the accessibility features of the operating system, however, some of the native windows disrupt accessibility features in parts of the product.

11.3.2.4 Assistive technology

Not Applicable

The product is not assistive technology.

11.3.2.5 Object information

Does Not Support

Objects’ properties are not programmatically determinable, as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

11.3.2.6 Row, column, and headers

Does Not Support

Row, column, and header information is not exposed.

11.3.2.7 Values

Supports with Exceptions

Values and text of controls and inputs are rarely exposed, as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships.

11.3.2.8 Label relationships

Supports with Exceptions

Label relationships are exposed to assistive technologies, except as noted in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

11.3.2.9 Parent-child relationships

Does Not Support

Parent-child relationships are not exposed to assistive technologies, as noted in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

11.3.2.10 Text

Does Not Support

Text content is exposed to assistive technologies, except as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

11.3.2.11 List of available actions

Supports with Exceptions

Information about actions which can be taken on objects is not exposed to assistive technology in all parts of the product, as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships and 4.1.2 Name, Role, Value.

11.3.2.12 Execution of available actions

Supports with Exceptions

Actions can be performed by assistive technology, except as described in 1.3.1 Info and Relationships, 2.1.1 Keyboard, and 3.3.2 Labels or Instructions.

11.3.2.13 Tracking of focus and selection attributes

Does Not Support

Information to track focus, insertion point, and selection is rarely exposed to assistive technology, as noted in 2.4.3 Focus Order.

11.3.2.14 Modification of focus and selection attributes

Supports

Where it appears, focus can be moved and modified along with insertion point and selection.

11.3.2.15 Change notification

Does Not Support

Assistive technology is not notified of events related to user interactions.

11.3.2.16 Modifications of states and properties

Does Not Support

States and properties cannot be set or modified by assistive technology in some dialogs and the video editor.

11.3.2.17 Modifications of values and text

Supports

Where values and text content can be modified, it can be modified using assistive technology.

11.4.1 User control of accessibility features

Not Applicable

The product is not platform software.

11.4.2 No disruption of accessibility features

Supports with Exceptions

The product’s ribbon follows the accessibility features of the operating system, however, some of the native windows disrupt accessibility features in parts of the product.

11.5 User preferences

Supports with Exceptions

Parts of the product support platform accessibility settings.

11.6.2 Accessible content creation (if not authoring tool, enter “not applicable”)

See WCAG 2.0 section

See information in WCAG section

11.6.3 Preservation of accessibility information in transformations

Supports

The product allows inserting captions and audio descriptions to the final output preserving the information provided for accessibility.

11.6.4 Repair assistance

Does Not Support

The product does not include a mode which prompts authors to create content which conforms to WCAG 2.0 Levels A and AA, or to fix issues in order to conform.

11.6.5 Templates

Does Not Support

The product does not provide any templates for creating content that conforms to WCAG 2.0 Levels A and AA.

Chapter 12: Documentation and Support Services

Notes: Conformance information for Documentation and Support Services is available in the Adobe Accessibility Conformance Report for HelpX documentation.

Chapter 13: ICT Providing Relay or Emergency Service Access

Notes: Not Applicable