Desktop Tool’s Accessibility Features

Accessibility Overview

Youngstown State University’s electronic and information technology (EIT) must be accessible to all people according to Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Information on the web should be available to people with disabilities where they can perceive, understand, navigate and interact with the Web.

Resources have been identified or developed to assist you in creating accessible Web pages, Excel, Word, PDF and PowerPoint documents. 

ms word

Create accessible Word documents in Microsoft 365


ms PowerPoint

Create accessible PowerPoint presentations in MS 365


ms Excel

Create accessible Excel Workbooks in Microsoft 365


adobe PDF

Create accessible PDFs in Acrobat DC Pro


Adobe InDesign


Video Captions, Subtitles and Transcripts

Visit the link to explore the options for captioning


Website Accessibility Evaluation Tool (WAVE)


Windows 10

Accessibility features in Windows 10



Digital accessibility training