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Viewing Files

In addition to standard HTML Web pages, our Web sites contain other file formats. You may need additional software or browser plug-ins to view some of the information available on our sites. The following lists show each format, along with links to the corresponding freely available plug-ins or viewers.

Documents

If you do not already have Adobe Acrobat, you can download Adobe Reader for freeExternal link (Windows and Macintosh).

If you do not already have Microsoft Word, you can download Word Viewer for freeExternal link (Windows).

If you do not already have Microsoft Excel, you can download Excel Viewer for freeExternal link (Windows).

If you do not already have Microsoft PowerPoint, you can download PowerPoint Viewer for freeExternal link (Windows).

Multimedia

If you do not already have Windows Media, you can download Windows Media Player or Windows Media Components for Macintosh for freeExternal link (Windows and Macintosh).

If you do not already have QuickTime, you can download QuickTime Player for freeExternal link (Windows and Macintosh).

If you do not already have Adobe Flash, you can download Adobe Flash Player for freeExternal link (Windows and Macintosh).

Compressed Files

Windows XP and Windows Vista have a zip compression utility built into the operating system. If you are using a Macintosh or running an older Windows operating system and do not already have a compression program such as WinZip, you can download a free 21-day trial version of WinZipExternal link (Windows and Macintosh) or download a similar compression program.