Articulate Storyline 2 Accessibility Support

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Articulate Storyline 2 supports the following accessibility standards and tools, so you can design interactive courses that are accessible to learners with disabilities.

Section 508 Accessibility

Storyline's Flash output is compliant with Section 508 accessibility guidelines, including screen reader support, full keyboard navigation, visible focus indicators, and more.

To design Section 508-compliant courses, see this article for recommendations.

To review Storyline's Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT), see this article.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)

With the release of Update 5, Storyline's Flash output is compliant with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, including support for customizing the tab order of slide objects.

See this article for details on how to author content that's WCAG compliant.

Screen Reader Support

Storyline supports JAWS 16 and later with Internet Explorer 11 and later (Flash output only).

To learn how to add alternate text to your Storyline courses for screen readers, see this tutorial.

Although the NVDA screen reader will work with many aspects of Storyline content, it isn't officially supported at this time.