Some of the files on this site and many others are designed to be read using Adobe ® Reader software. These files end with the .pdf extension.
You can download and install the Free Adobe Reader here:
Once you have installed it, these type of documents should open up for you, whether they are stored locally on your machine, or whether they open in a browser window.
If you do not wish to have the google toolbar installed, please make sure an uncheck the box during installation. I mention this because we have found that when browsers have multiple toolbars installed, they suffer a significant performance reduction.
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