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1.6 Working with PDFs

1.6.1 What is a PDF?

Documents are saved in PDF (portable document file) format when users are likely to want to print information and won't need to alter the document. Often the documents are copies of printed books or leaflets, that would otherwise be available by post. They are provided on a website so you can get immediate access to the information. These files need to be viewed on your computer with Adobe Acrobat reader.


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