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Download zip and pdf files

How to download ZIP and PDF files



Download Instructions:

Click the desired help file download link to display the "Save As" dialog window. If your browser displays a window asking you if you want to Open the file, select "Save to Disk" instead. We would recommend (for simplicity) that you save the file in C:\

Downloading pdf documents

Some of the publications/Forms on the Government on the Internet web sites are available in Adobe® Portable Document Format (PDF). PDF allows for a cross-platform PostScript-based file containing any combination of text, graphics and images. A copy of Acrobat Reader® or Exchange® is required to read files in the pdf format.

Adobe Reader® software is available for no-charge in various languages as well as operating systems including; Windows 3.1 and 95, Macintosh, and UNIX. Documentation for installation and operating requirements of Acrobat® is included with the software.

Download a no-charge copy of the Adobe Acrobat Reader® from the Adobe® web site.

(Please consult the various information provided with Acrobat Reader® or the Adobe® web site for any problems/questions you may have.)

Once you have downloaded the Adobe Reader® software, double click on the link to view the file you require in the browser window.

To save the file for future use right click on the link and "save target as..." or "save link as..."

You must specify where you want the file saved for future reference. Also beside the links , the size of the file is specified to let you know how long a file can take to download. Remember that depending on the speed of your modem, internet traffic and your internet provider, the download time can vary. Once the file is on your local drive, you can view, navigate or print the documents using the Adobe Acrobat® software.

Printing

PDF documents are easy to print. Using the print dialogue box in Acrobat Reader® you can choose to print the whole document or any selected pages within the document.



Downloading zip files

You can download a copy of Winzip evaluation software at www.winzip.com.

Once you have downloaded the Winzip software, double click on the link to view the file you require in the browser window.

To save the file for future use right click on the link and "save target as..." or "save link as..."

You must specify where you want the file saved for future reference. Also beside the links , the size of the file is specified to let you know how long a file can take to download. Remember that depending on the speed of your modem, internet traffic and your internet provider, the download time can vary. Once the file is on your local drive, double click on the file, winzip will be installed on your computer.

To unzip a downloaded file, double click on the required file, it will automatically be unzipped, ready to be viewed.