Re: off topic - accessibility

FYI -- PDF2TXT
http://EmpowermentZone.com/p2tsetup.exe

converts PDFs to text *much* faster than Adobe Reader.  It can convert
any number of PDFs in a directory with a single command.  It can convert
PDFs that Adobe Reader either cannot or will not convert. <grin>

Jamal
On Fri, 19
Dec 2008, Chris Hallsworth wrote:

> Date: Fri, 19 Dec 2008 19:46:43 -0000
> From: Chris Hallsworth <christopherhallsworth71@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Reply-To: programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> To: programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: off topic - accessibility
>
> Ah, but perhaps Fox It reader hasn't got the code to tell screen readers to
> activate its virtual buffer. I found Adobe Reader 9 to be reasonably fast at
> opening PDF files and of course is accessible.
>
> --
> Chris Hallsworth
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Octavian Rasnita" <orasnita@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: <programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Friday, December 19, 2008 3:51 PM
> Subject: off topic - accessibility
>
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > Does anyone know a better and accessible pdf reader than Adobe Reader?
> > (That opens faster).
> >
> > I heard that Foxit reader is accessible with Window Eyes. I have tried it
> > with Jaws, and it it is faster indeed, but I found that it is not
> > accessible with neither Jaws 9 nor Jaws 6.
> >
> > But I have read that it is accessible and it respects the section 508 at:
> > http://www.foxitsoftware.com/solutions/accessibility/index.html
> >
> > Does anyone know more?
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> > Octavian
> >
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