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Help with Downloads

There are a number of different file formats available for download on the Communities and Local Government website. All downloads feature the name of the format and the file size within the link title.

You can download free viewers for each of the downloadable formats from the sites linked below:


Downloading A Document

If you are using a Windows PC right click on the link and select:

Save target as' - Internet explorer, Netscape, Opera 
Save link as' - Mozilla Firefox

If you are using a Mac:

With mouse over the link use the 'command' or 'apple key' and 's' to save the page/link - Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Safari.


Adobe Acrobat

PDF files - created using Adobe Acrobat - retain the formatting of the printed version of a document in an easy to download, single file. To view PDF files you need the Adobe Acrobat Reader, the latest version is free to download.

http://www.adobe.co.uk/


Adobe Accessibility

Users with visual difficulties may also find it useful to investigate services provided to improve the accessibility of Acrobat documents.

http://access.adobe.com/


Microsoft Word

For Windows users who don't have Microsoft Word, the Word Viewer 2003 allows them to view MS Word files.


Microsoft Excel

For Windows users who don't have Microsoft Excel, the Excel Viewer 2003 allows them to view Excel files.


Microsoft Powerpoint

For users who don't have Microsoft PowerPoint, the PowerPoint Viewer 2003 allows them to view PowerPoint files.


RTF (Rich Tex Format)

A RTF file is a format that lets you exchange text files between different word processors in different operating systems, for example, a document created in Word 97 on Windows 95, saved as an RTF file, can be opened using WordPerfect 6.0 on Windows.

http://www.microsoft.com/


Winzip

Zip files are single files, sometimes called 'archives', that contain one or more compressed files. Zip files are smaller in size which makes them easy to transport, email and download. The Zip format is the most popular compression format used in the Windows environment, and WinZip is the most popular compression utility.

http://www.winzip.com/downwzeval.htm