Adding Alternate Text for Images, Tables and Charts - Creating Accessible PDF Files

It is necessary to add alternate text for all images in a document. The alternative text is read by screen readers and also is seen onmouse-overs for web images.

While in TouchUp mode, you can add alternate text to images that have been tagged using the TouchUp Reading Order tool. To add alternate text, right-click on the tag number box and select Edit Alternate Text...

Edit Alternate Text

Enter Alternate Text

An alternate text dialog box will appear. Provide your text description and click OK.