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Apply Standard Tags

What it does

This command changes all names of non-standard tags to standard tags according to their role mapping.

Precondition is that your PDF is tagged and that non-standard tags are available.

Use it for

Renaming non-standard tags to standard tags with one click.


Before using the tool Apply standard Tags you have to use the tool Fix Roles.

How to use it

  1.  Click in the ribbon tab Logical Structure on the button Apply Standard Tags.
    Button: Apply Standard Tags
  2. The job is done.

Related accessibility issue

Some older assistive technologies do not read the tag role but the tag name. So they can only understand standard tags.

The use of standard tags only is not a requirement but a recommendation.