Portable Document Format (PDF) files allow computer users to view electronic documents as they would appear on paper. Accenture provides research in this format for users who prefer to read or print a complete version of a document rather that viewing it as a series of Web pages. PDF files are viewed using a program called Adobe Acrobat Reader.
The Make Accessible Plug-in available from Adobe as a resource to help individuals with disabilities to work more effectively with Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files.
How do I download a PDF to read later?
Navigate to the PDF you are interested in and right click the Download PDF link. Select "Save target as" if you're using Internet Explorer or "Save link as" if you use Mozilla Firefox.
Select the location on your hard drive where you want to store the PDF file, for example, on your desktop.