How to Install Adobe Reader X

Adobe Reader is a popular application widely used for reading, viewing, and composing files and PDFs. It is free and highly functional making it a necessity on any personal computer. Here is a guide to access the application on your device.

Steps

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    Visit the Adobe website http://get.adobe.com/, and look for Adobe Reader under the Downloads section.
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    Decide whether or not you'll need the McAfee Security Scan Plus. This is optional with the download, but it will check the status of your PC security.
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    Hit the "Download Now" button. Once you arrive at the web page, you will notice the headline stating: "Adobe Reader XI (11.0.04)." This is the most recent version as of 09/19/2013 (subject to edits).
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    Follow the instructions provided in the setup wizard.
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    Click "Yes" to reboot your computer when asked after the installation is finished.

Tips

  • Once you have downloaded the application, read other guides on how to use the application to its fullest capacity.

Warnings

  • Before downloading, you may need to disable your current anti-virus software if you have any, as it may flag the Adobe Reader website as unsafe.

Sources and Citations

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