Faculty - How2 Use the Accessibility Checker within D2L


By the end of this tutorial, you will be able to...

  • Use the Accessibility Checker within D2L.


1. Create some piece of content in D2L.

You could use it on the content within a widget, assignment, quiz, etc.  It will NOT check the accessibility of files that you have made in Word, Google Docs, PDFs, PowerPoint... that you have uploaded to D2L.  For this example, we will use it on a file/course page we created in D2L.

1. Create some piece of content in D2L.


2. Click the "Check Accessibility" Icon.

If you forget what the icon looks like, just hover over the icons at the bottom of the page.  When you hover, the name of the icons will pop-up.

2. Click the "Check Accessibility" Icon.


3. Fix the issues that pop-up after the check.

You can fix the issues directly in the checker!  It doesn't get much easier than that!

3. Fix the issues that pop-up after the check.