Information about the .pdf (pdf) file type

This is one of two possibilities that we have on file for the .pdf file extension, follow this link to view both possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .pdf (pdf) file type.

Portable Document Format (Acrobat PDF file). Can be opened and viewed with the free viewer from Adobe (see link below) or within a web-browser with the appropriate plug in.

PDF documents are often popular because they can be viewed by almost anyone but not edited. So manuals and literature is often distributed electronically as a PDF file.

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Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .pdf files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .pdf. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.