I'm Having Trouble with pdf
"pdf" is not an abbreviation for "problematic darn file," but sometimes
it seems that way. The pdf file format is very common, so you should
make sure your computer can read (and maybe even write) pdf files.
Below are some common pdf file troubles, and their solutions.
Your pdf reader might be outdated.
: Update your pdf
by visiting the Adobe web site
. Download and install the most
recent reader for your particular computer's needs. The software is free!
Your web browser may not be configured to read the pdf file by
itself (perhaps the pdf reader plug-in is absent or not properly
: Assuming you have
a pdf reader on your computer,
download the pdf file to your desktop then open it from the pdf reader.
If you are unsure that your computer has a pdf reader, get one from the
Adobe web site
Some students have reported trouble opening pdf files using Firefox or
Try a different browser.