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Alt-text in InDesign

Sep 14, 2012 12:16 PM

Tags: #bridge #indesign #accessible_pdf #accessible_pdfs #alt-text #cs6-hardware

I am creating a master file in InDesign which will ultimately be published as EPUB and Accessible PDF. 

 

I watched training videos and learned about the Adobe Bridge.  I entered all my Alt-Text in Bridge.

 

When I brought it into InDesign, I can see it in the XML-Description field in InDesign, but when I extract to EPUB or Accessible PDF, the Alt-Text is not carried through.  If I enter Alt-Text in InDesign, it does carry on through.

 

Is it something we are doing to the pictures in InDesign that is inhibiting the carry-through of the alt-text from Bridge?  If we use a Frame or resize the picture, does that interfere? 

 

Thank you much,

Joyce

 
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