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If you think of a vertical series of items as a list, you should include it in your page as a numbered or bulleted list.  Screen readers can identify lists; for example, a bulleted list containing two items may begin: "List of  two items. Bullet 1."
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== Create a numbered list ==
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To create a numbered list in a document, click the Insert/Remove Numbered List button.  This button has a picture of the numbers 1 and 2, each followed by lines that represent text.  If you have already entered text in the editor from which you want to create a list, select the text, then click the button.
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== Create a bulleted list ==
 
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To create a bulleted list in a document, click the Insert/Remove Bulleted List button.  This button has a picture of two bullets, each followed by lines that represent text.  If you have already entered text in the editor from which you want to create a list, select the text, then click the button.
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== Quick Check: Sakai's Accessibility Checker ==
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Latest revision as of 19:59, 30 August 2021

If you think of a vertical series of items as a list, you should include it in your page as a numbered or bulleted list. Screen readers can identify lists; for example, a bulleted list containing two items may begin: "List of two items. Bullet 1."

Create a numbered list

Create a numbered list.png

To create a numbered list in a document, click the Insert/Remove Numbered List button. This button has a picture of the numbers 1 and 2, each followed by lines that represent text. If you have already entered text in the editor from which you want to create a list, select the text, then click the button.

Create a bulleted list

Create a bulleted list.png

To create a bulleted list in a document, click the Insert/Remove Bulleted List button. This button has a picture of two bullets, each followed by lines that represent text. If you have already entered text in the editor from which you want to create a list, select the text, then click the button.

Quick Check: Sakai's Accessibility Checker

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You can double-check the accessibility of content added in the Rich Text Editor by clicking the Check Accessibility icon.

More questions about Accessibility?


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This page is adapted from an equivalent Sakai Community help article.

The original Sakai Community help article, unedited, is available at https://sakai.screenstepslive.com/s/sakai_help