What it does
This command marks every non-tagged document element as an artifact.
Use it for
Marking all non-tagged elements as decorative or non-relevant.
How to use it
- First check your document for non-tagged content by clicking on the button Refresh in the task pane Checker.
- Click in the ribbon tab Content on the button Artifact non-tagged content.
- Re-check your document: no non-tagged elements should be left.
Commonly speaking this tool is an "artifactor". So be careful that you use it only to mark real decorative or non-relevant content.
Matterhorn Protocol (PDF/UA)
- Checkpoint 01: Real content tagged, Failure Condition 01-005
DIN-/ISO-Standard 14289-1 (PDF/UA)
- 8.1 General
Also see: ISO 14289 (PDF/UA)
Related accessibility issue
Artifacts are decorative elements or non-relevant content. They will not be rendered and they do not have a rendered equivalent. If they are marked as artifacts a machine can deal with them correctly - for example ignore them.