Document Type: Standard
Content:HHS must provide links to free readers and/or related players/viewers for all non-HTML file formats, such as Adobe Acrobat (PDF), MS Word (DOC), MS PowerPoint (PPT), MS Excel (XLS) files and video files.
Reason:Site visitors need full and free access to all information on HHS Web pages.
Links to viewers/players must be available from a prominent location—such as a linked notice placed at the top of a Web page or in the footer location—and must be used on all relevant Web pages.
Related Web Standards and Usability Guidelines: