Software to read PDF files


We recommend using the free version of Reader DC, from Adobe.


Currently, July 2019, we recommend installing the free Reader DC, see

This all, of course, depends on what device and which OS you are running, but the most common case with Oz users is Windows on PC. As of July 2019, the latest version of DC Reader (for Win 10) is Version 2019.012.20034.

There are many other alternatives. Browser plugins are common. You can view PDFs with whichever software you prefer, and they will all look pretty much the same - until something goes wrong.

Browser plugins often go wrong. For this reason, we seriously recommend not using a browser plugin. Use a PDF viewer.

The reason we recommend DC Reader is because we use it ourselves. This gives us a common baseline to work from, when sharing help information and doing fault-finding.

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC: Download step 1
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC: Download step 1

Software to read PDF files