Setting Adobe Acrobat as your default program for PDF files

  1. Click your Windows button in the taskbar, and then type "default apps". Select the option in the search results.
  2. Uploaded Image (Thumbnail)In the search field at the top of the page, type ".pdf", and then press the Enter key.
    1. Choose "Adobe Acrobat" from the search results.
  3. Uploaded Image (Thumbnail)If any program other than Adobe Acrobat is selected as the default program for opening ".pdf" files, go ahead and select "Adobe Acrobat from the list, and then select "Set as Default"
  4. Uploaded Image (Thumbnail)Restart your computer, and try again. You should be all set now!

If Adobe Acrobat is not showing among the available programs for opening PDF files, please submit a ticket my emailing informing them that Adobe Acrobat is likely not installed on your computer. Please include your computer's IT Tag number.

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