ODF Plugfest: Orvieto 2009 / Accessibility_Alt_Text

Accessibility - Alt-text for non-text objects

Disclaimer: You are free to reuse it “as-is”, on your own responsibility and without any guarantee whatsoever. No rights can be derived from, successfully or unsuccessfully, completing the steps outlined below.

====== Steps ======

  • Step1: create a .odt document
  • Step2: launch screen reader. e.g. JAWS
  • Step3: insert a rectangle shape
  • Step4: select the shape, set alternative text by GUI (better if can set long description)
  • Step5: select the shape again, check screen reader to read the alt-text as the object name
  • Step6: save the document as "AccAltText_xxxx.odt"