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Compliance Sheriff - Compliance Deputy

Compliance Deputy Resources

Compliance Deputy User's Guide (PDF) PDF icon

You can also download the Compliance Deputy 4.3 User Guide at this URL: http://jeffsingleton.com//cduserguide/Compliance%20Deputy%20V4.3%20Install%20and%20User%20Guide.pdf

Compliance Deputy Installation

This installation requires administrative privileges on your computer to complete.

Internet Explorer: Compliance Deputy Installer for Internet Explorer

  • For the first time installation, after downloading the zip file from the link above, simply open the zip file, run the "ComplianceDeputySetup.msi" file and follow the installation wizard. 


  • For all Chrome clients, this is installed through the Chrome Web Store.
  • Go to the Chrome Web Store and search for "Compliance Deputy" and then select "Add to Chrome" button to install.
  • Chrome also requires the installation of the Local Scan Agent. Please refer to the Deputy user Guide to install the Chrome Local Scan Agent 

Safari: Compliance Deputy Installer for Safari

  • After downloading the zip file from the link above, extract the "Safari_ComplianceDeputy.safariextz" file
  • Close all Safari sessions then start Safari
  • Drag & drop the file into the Safari browser window
  • When prompted, click Install.

Compliance Deputy Configuration file

  • After installing the Deputy toolbar, extract the "ComplianceDeputy.config" file from the "Compliance Deputy Configuration file" zip file and load in your browser toolbar, using the "Load Configuration" menu provided in the Deputy toolbar.


Notification - Compliance Sheriff Report  

New series of Compliance Sheriff scans are scheduled to run on a quarterly basis during the year on the second Saturday of July, October, January and April. You will be notified when the scans are completed and the reports become available for your review.

        Latest scans completed: Saturday, October 8 to Thursday October 13, 2016

        Checkpoints included: CSU ATI Accessibility Requirements

The new scan results have the following naming conversion:

Example: College of Humanities – ATI Requirements 

To access Compliance Sheriff please visit the Compliance Sheriff hosted server.

If you have any question please contact UDC at universaldesigncenter@csun.edu or call 818-677-5898.

The California State University (CSU) uses HiSoftware Compliance Sheriff to assist with testing webpages against accessibility standards.

 Compliance Sheriff Resources

CSU ATI Accessibility Requirements (DOCX) 

Compliance Sheriff User's Guide

HiSoftware Compliance Sheriff - Beginner Guide (DOCX) 

HiSoftware Compliance Sheriff - Intermediate Guide (DOCX) 

Checkpoint CSU.1.0a - Validate all links - Update Explained (PDF) 


 Compliance Sheriff & Compliance Deputy V5.1 

Compliance Sheriff V5.1.1 Release Notes (PDF) PDF icon

Compliance Sheriff V5.1 User Guide (PDF) PDF icon


 Compliance Sheriff Video Training

CSU Cryptzone Video Training - Access Request Form

  • Compliance Sheriff Product Training
  • Compliance Deputy Product Training
  • Intro to Accessibility
  • HTML5 Accessibility
  • JavaScript Accessibility

CSUN Compliance Sheriff Coordinators

Compliance Sheriff Coordinators list

Resources for the CSU System

Contact HiSoftware for help with or to comment on how Compliance Sheriff works.

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