When a PDF document is opened in either Adobe Acrobat Reader or Acrobat Professional, the” Bookmarks” navigational panel can be opened from the“View” menu. A bookmark can be linked to a specific location or view within the PDF document. The use of Bookmarks in a PDF document is optional but may be used to provide an additional navigational aid.

Benefits to People with Disabilities

Benefits to Everyone

Note: An Acrobat user can add bookmarks to a document only if the security settings allow it.

Benefits to Developers

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Related Accessibility Requirements

Section 508

Illinois Information Technology Accessibility Standards

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 1.0