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PDFs

Most downloads on this site will be of PDF files.  These are printed documents used to present them in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.  In other words, a PDF created from Microsoft Word, does not need Microsoft Word to view it.  The PDF can contain images, tables, graphs, etc, and is viewable on a desktop computer, tablet and even a mobile phone.

To view PDF files, you need a PDF viewer.  The most popular is Adobe Acrobat Reader, available here:

http://get.adobe.com/uk/reader/

(We recommend unticking the optional offer of installing McAfee…)

The download is approx 71 MB.  A lighter alternative is Foxit PDF Reader, available here:

http://www.foxitsoftware.com/Secure_PDF_Reader/

The download is approx 30 MB.  This software also allows you to create PDF documents from your own applications.