Set Adobe Reader to Open pdf Files by eub67638

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									             Set Adobe Reader to Open pdf Files

Open Internet Explorer
Open Explorer Preferences
Click on Download Options
Make sure your screen looks like this:




Then click on File Helpers
Then click once in the screen that appears on the right and type por
You should see Portable Document Format somewhere in the screen
Click on it and then click the Change button at the bottom
The Edit File Helper screen should appear
Click under File Type - Browse
Click beginning on the left side - Applications - Adobe Reader 7xx - Adobe Reader 7xx
Click Open
File type will be blank type in pdf and a space
Fix Download to: Temporary Items Folder

In Handling:
Fix How to handle: Post-Process with Application
Then clidk Browse
Click beginning on the left side - Applications - Adobe Reader 7xx - Adobe Reader 7xx
Click Open

Click OK



The Edit File Helper screen looks like the one below:
This sets your downloads to open in Adobe Reader, but you still need one more step.
Find a pdf you have already downloaded like the one below:




Click on it once and the click in the top menu bar File - Get Info
A window should open like this
Click where it says Open with and change this to Adobe Reader
and click Change All
Now this tells the computer to open all your pdfs in Adobe Reader.

								
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