Trouble Opening Files

This section is where you can get various free programs that you might need for your course.

PDF Files

If you are having trouble opening and viewing .PDF files on your computer, try using Adobe Reader.

www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html

Click on the link above and click the "Download Now" button.

This will take you to a page where the download box will open.

Select where you want to save the executable file and click ok.

Run the downloaded file and follow the on screen instructions.

 

RM Files

If you have downloaded a RealMedia video file and can't watch it, try using RealPlayer

uk.real.com/player/more

Click on the link above and click the "Free Download" button.

The download box will then open.

Select where you want to save the executable file and click ok.

Run the downloaded file and follow the on screen instructions.

 

Office Documents

If you are having a hard time opening and viewing the various Microsoft Office documents (.doc, .xls, .ppt etc) then try OpenOffice.

www.openoffice.org

Click on the link above and click the "I want to download OpenOffice" button.

Then click on the green "Download Now" button that appears.

This will take you to a page where the download box will open.

Select where you want to save the executable file and click ok.

Run the downloaded file and follow the on screen instructions.