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Viewing Information in Various File Formats

The information provided by this Website is available in various formats, such as Portable Document Format (PDF), Word, and also in HTML format. To view the information properly, your browser needs to have the required plug-ins or software. For example, the PDF reader software is required to view the pdf format document. In case your system does not have this software, you can download it from the Internet for free. The table lists the required plug-ins needed to view the information in various file formats.

Document Type Download
PDF content
 Adobe Acrobat Reader
Word Files
Word Viewer (in any version till 2003)
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word (for 2007 version)
Excel Files
 Excel Viewer 2003 (in any version till 2003)
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Excel (for 2007 version)
Powerpoint Presentations
 PowerPoint Viewer 2003 (in any version till 2003)
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for PowerPoint (for 2007 version)
Flash content
 Adobe Flash Player
Audio files
 Windows Media Player

Screen Reader Access

The National Website of India fully complies with Guidelines for Indian Government Websites. Our visitors with visual impairments can access the Portal using Assistive Technologies, such as screen readers.

The information of the Website is accessible with different screen readers, such as JAWS, NVDA, SAFA, Supernova and Window-Eyes.

Following table lists the information about different screen readers:

Information related to the various screen readers

Screen Reader Website Free / Commercial
Screen Access For All (SAFA)   Free
Non Visual Desktop Access (NVDA) https://www.nvda-project.org/ Free
System Access To Go https://www.satogo.com/ Free
Thunder https://www.screenreader.net/index.php?pageid=11 Free
WebAnywhere https://webanywhere.cs.washington.edu/wa.php Free
Hal https://www.yourdolphin.co.uk/productdetail.asp?id=5 Commercial
JAWS https://www.freedomscientific.com/jaws-hq.asp Commercial
Supernova https://www.yourdolphin.co.uk/productdetail.asp?id=1 Commercial
Window-Eyes https://www.gwmicro.com/Window-Eyes/ Commercial

Last updated on July 8th, 2021 at 12:55 pm