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Adobe Acrobat Reader Upgrade

It is important as a users of CM/ECF that all registered users are using the latest version of Adobe Acrobat's free reader.. If users do not upgrade, error messages may be displayed when attempting to open a PDF file. To determine which version of Acrobat Reader is installed on your computer or to upgrade:

  1. Launch Acrobat Reader
  2. select "help" menu option, and
  3. select "about Acrobat Reader."
  4. If you are using version 7.0, you do not need to make any changes.
  5. If you are using version 4 or below, please visit Adobe's website at http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/arupdate.html to download a free upgrade to the latest version of Acrobat Reader.

What is Adobe Acrobat

Adobe® Portable Document Format (PDF) is the Court's standard for electronic document storage and viewing. PDF is a universal file format that preserves all the fonts, formatting, graphics, and color of any source document, regardless of the application and platform used to create it, such as Word Perfect or MS Word. Adobe PDF files are compact and can be shared, viewed, navigated, and printed exactly as intended by anyone with free Adobe Acrobat® Reader® software. Using Adobe Acrobat softwar, you can convert any document to Adobe PDF .