Accessibility Testing Tools

CANVAS TESTING TOOLS

All of these tools offer an interface for fixing elements, making accessibility fixes quick and easy.

Pope Tech - Now Available

  • Most effective testing tool
  • Tests per page
  • Interface for fixing issues
  • Access from Editing mode in Canvas
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UDOIT

Canvas Accessibility Checker

CONVERT DOCUMENTS TO ALTERNATIVE FORMATS

CCC Document Converter Tool

Visit a web page set up by the CCC Chancellor's Office to administer the CCC Document Converter tool

Upload a file and choose from available formats. The converted document will be emailed to you.

Available formats include MS Word, PDF, HTML, RTF, CSV, MS Excel.

This tool is especially good for scanned PDFs that are very inaccessible. Using the CCC Document Converter tool, the document can be converted to be compatible with assistive technology.

DOCUMENT ACCESSIBILITY TESTING

Word Accessibility Checker

See instructions on using the Word Accessibility Checker

PowerPoint Accessibility Checker

See instructions on using the PowerPoint Accessibility Checker

PDF Accessibility Testing

Google Docs

  • Google provides some general guidelines on making your document or presentation more accessible.
  • The Chrome browser offers an extension called "Grackle Docs" that checks for accessibility issues in Google Docs and Google Sheets. You can find it in the Chrome Web Store.