Microsoft Office is the most widely used suite for everything from word processing,
organization, and presentations. If you are posting Microsoft Office files on your
website for public download, ensure that they are accessible so everyone can use them.
Microsoft Word is currently the most common word processor on the market. Because
it is so common, the .doc format has become the de facto format for text documents.
However, there are several things that can be done to make content created in Word
This online tutorial identifies the accessibility issues associated with the various
methods used to put PowerPoint presentations online and demonstrates techniques for
making commonly used elements in PowerPoint presentations accessible for all users.
Microsoft's gateway to their product accessibility. This site links to articles, tutorials,
tips, and techniques for making their lineup of software accessible. It covers basic
Windows, Internet Explorer, Office, speech readers, and many more.
This video from Microsoft shows you what accessibility means and how people with disabilities
experience your documents. Learn about the different accessibility needs of various
people and what you should do to make your documents available to them.
Some of the links on this page may require additional software to view.