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Hi computer world. Boy, this is not my day. Wife trying to run off some IRS forms and everything calls for Adobe. I have the program but how do I get my IRS files into the Adobe program for printing. Dumb questions right, but your listening to a 'newbie'. Thanks for reading and hopefully helping. Dave

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Adobe..

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I assume you are talking about the Adobe Reader. Open the reader; in the upper left corner click on file; click on open; either key in the full path to where you downloaded the .pdf or "browse" to it. Highlight it and click 'open'. The reader should load it in for viewing. If there is no "print" button, click on file again, look for 'print' and click on that and follow it through. Good Luck!

and life goes on...

Jack

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Additional information...

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In addition to what Jack said, I'd like to note a couple of things:

* If you've downloaded the file to your computer you should be able to open in it Adobe Reader just by double-clicking on it.

* The default location for Adobe Reader is ''C:\Program Files\Acrobat 7.0\Reader\'' with the program name being ''AcroRd32''.

* You can actually open the document directly from your browser. (Clicking on the link to a PDF will automatically load in in your browser.) To enable this feature, open Adobe Reader, go edit->preferences, select Internet from the right, and check the box next to ''Display PDF in Browser.'' If you want it to load faster you can check the box next to ''Allow fast web view,'' which launches a helper object in the background when you start your computer. From then on the loading of Adobe's browser helper will be much faster.

* The IRS actually allows you to fill in the forms using Adobe Reader. Just open the file to view it, then use the mouse to place a typing cursor at a blank line..type in your data, print it out, and sign it. I've found this very convenient and much more readable.

Hope this helps,
John


P.S. When you open a PDF in your browser automatically, the file is saved to a temp folder on your computer. If you want to save it for future use you should go file->save as and keep a copy in the location of your choice.

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IRS forms help!

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John: Thanks for the help, sounds like I need to learn more about my 'puter'. By the way, how do I print this info. from the Cnet page. Didn't work first time I tried. Auf Wiedersehen, Dave.

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Printing Cnet Info.

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Sorry, I must have jumped the gun. Second attempt printing worked fine. Thanks again.

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(NT) (NT) Froh k

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(NT) (NT) We send ours in electronically...quicker refund

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