Link annotation is not nested inside a Link structure element

PAC 2 Error

Link annotation is not nested inside a Link structure element

Category

PDF/UA > Logical Structure > Structure Elements > Annotations > Nesting of Link annotations inside Link structure elements

Failure Condition

Matterhorn Protocol Checkpoint 28-011: A link annotation is not nested within a Link tag.

Suggestion

In the PAC 2 test report, click the error to see the location of the link annotation in the document. In the Tags pane in Acrobat Pro, add a Link tag if one does not already exist. Select the Link tag. Click the Options icon at the top left of the Tags pane and select Find… In the Find Element dialog select Unmarked Links in the Find drop down list and click the Find button. Ensure that the correct link is highlighted in the document, then click the Tag Element button. Example: The tags for the paragraph “Visit the 508 PDF Help Center for more information” should look something like this:

<P>
…..Visit the
…..<Link>
…..…..Link – OBJR
…..…..508 PDF Help Center
…..for more information

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