Viewing Information in Various File Formats
This website includes some content that is available in non-HTML format. They might not be visible properly if your browser does not have the required plug-ins.
For example, Acrobat Reader software is required to view Adobe Acrobat PDF files. If you do not have this software installed on your computer, you can download it for free. The following table lists some plug-ins that you will require.
|PDF Content||Adobe Acrobat Reader|
|Word Files|| Word Viewer 2003 (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||PowerPoint Viewer 2003 (in any version till 2003) Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for PowerPoint (for 2007 version)|
|Audio Files||Windows Media Player|
Screen Reader Access
Maharashtra Water Resources Regulation Authoritywebsite complies with World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 level AA. This will enable people with visual impairments access the website using assistive technologies, such as screen readers. The information of the website is accessible with different screen readers, such as JAWS.
Various Screen Readers to choose from
|Screen Reader||Website||Free / Commercial|
|Screen Access For All (SAFA)||http://safa-reader.software.informer.com/download/||Free|
|Non Visual Desktop Access (NVDA)||http://www.nvda-project.org/||Free|
|System Access To Go||http://www.satogo.com/||Free|
Speech Recognition Support
The information of the website is accessible with different speech recognition software, such as Dragon Naturally Speaking as well as Speech Recognition support available in Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating systems. This will enable people with mobility impairments, people with visual impairments and senior citizens access the website using assistive technologies, such as speech recognition software.
Following table lists the information about different speech recognition software:
Information related to Speech Recognition Software
|Speech Recognition Software||Website||Free / Commercial|
|Dragon Naturally Speaking||http://www.nuance.com/naturallyspeaking/products/default.asp||Commercial|
|Windows Speech Recognition in Windows Vista||http://www.microsoft.com/enable/products/windowsvista/speech.aspx||Commercial|
|Speech Recognition in Windows 7||http://www.microsoft.com/enable/products/windows7||Commercial|
We are committed to ensure that the Maharashtra Water Resources Regulation Authority website is accessible to all users irrespective of device in use, technology or ability. It has been built, with an aim, to provide maximum accessibility and usability to its visitors. As a result this website can be viewed from a variety of devices such as Desktop / Laptop computers, web-enabled mobile devices etc.
We have put in our best efforts to ensure that all information on this website is accessible to people with disabilities. For example, a user with visual disability can access this website using assistive technologies, such as screen readers and screen magnifiers.
We also aim to be standards compliant and follow principles of usability and universal design, which should help all visitors of this website.
This website is designed using XHTML 1.0 Transitional and meets priority 1 (level A) of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 laid down by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). Part of the information in the website is also made available through links to external Web sites. External Web sites are maintained by the respective departments who are responsible for making these sites accessible.
If you have any problem or suggestion regarding the accessibility of this website, please send a feedback to us.
Using the Search Facility
The Search facility is located at the top right hand corner of all the pages. The Basic Search enables you to search for a website using word or phrase in site Title or URL.