Installation is quick and easy, and is necessary for using our DRM-protected documents.


  1. Close Adobe Reader (if already opened).
  2. Download the plug-in: Current plug-ins for various operating systems are available at FileOpen.
     Note for Windows users: Please use the exe file recommended by FileOpen.
  3. Once installed, the file "FileOpen.api" will be listed in your Adobe plug-in directory. In most cases this will be under:
     "C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat...\Reader....\plug_ins"

If you are not allowed to install programs on your PC yourself, please give your Administrator the following information: