Creating a PDF File

PDF files are an excellent way to store multi-page static documents and there are numerous ways to create them.

Making a Webpage PDF

-Choose Firefox as your browser and open the page you'd like to save.
-Select File->Print from the Menu Bar
-In the lower left hand corner, click on the PDF drop-down menu
-Select "Save as PDF"
-Name the PDF and save it to the desktop

Please note that links will not be active in this PDF

Adobe Suite PDFs

The Adobe Suite products are all capable of creating PDF documents.  Simple go to File in the Menu Bar and select "Save As."  Choose the PDF option from the drop-down menu in the dialog box.

Saving Word Documents as PDFs

As in Adobe Products, Word documents can also be saved as PDFs under the "Save As" option.

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