November 1, 1999 Adobe Acrobat Reader is the free viewing companion to Adobe Acrobat 4.0. Acrobat Reader lets you view, navigate and print Portable Document Format (PDF) files. Adobe Acrobat 4.0 is a complete solution for creating, enhancing, reviewing, editing, and sharing information in PDF. To learn more about Adobe Acrobat 4.0, visithttp://www.adobe.com/prodindex/acrobat/morethanreader.html. This ReadMe contains information about installing Acrobat Reader 4.0 for Windows and Troubleshooting Issues.
Installing Acrobat Reader 4.0 for Windows
System Requirements for Acrobat Reader 4.0 Windows - i486 or Pentium processor-based personal computer - Microsoft Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows NT 4.0 with Service Pack 3 or later - 8 MB ofRAM on Windows 95 and Windows 98 (16 MB recommended) - 16 MB of RAM on Windows NT (24 MB recommended) - 10 MB of available hard disk space - Additional 50 MB of hard disk space for Asian Fonts (optional) Installing and Uninstalling Acrobat Reader 4.0 for Windows To install Acrobat Reader 4.0, follow these steps: - Uninstall Acrobat Reader 3.x using the uninstaller available through the Start menu. -Make sure you have at least 10 MB of available disk space - Install Acrobat Reader 4.0 Note: If you uninstall Acrobat 3.x or Acrobat Reader 3.x after installing Acrobat Reader 4.0, you will need to reinstall Acrobat Reader 4.0 for it to work properly. Uninstalling Acrobat Reader 4.0 Acrobat Reader 4.0 can be removed using the Adobe Acrobat 4.0 uninstaller which is available through the Startmenu. If you uninstall Acrobat 4.0, you will also automatically uninstall Acrobat Reader 4.0 because they share common files. Installing the Asian Font Packs for Acrobat Reader 4.0 Asian Font Packs are available for Acrobat Reader 4.0. With any language version of Acrobat Reader 4.0, you can display Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files that contain text in Chinese Simplified, ChineseTraditional, Japanese, and Korean (CJK). If the author of a PDF file embeds CJK fonts in the document, then any language version of Reader 4.0 will be able to display the CJK text on any system without additional software. If the author uses CJK fonts but does not embed them in the document, then you will need access to the correct Asian fonts in order to view the PDF file on non-native systems. All you needto do is install the appropriate Asian font pack for use with Acrobat Reader. The Asian Font Packs are available on the Adobe Acrobat 4.0 Product CD, or from Adobe’s web site at: http://www.adobe.com/prodindex/acrobat/cjkfontpack.html STSong™ is a trademark of ChangZhou SinoType Technology Co., Ltd
Using Acrobat 3.0 or Acrobat Reader 3.0 to view and print files createdin Acrobat 4.0 You can use Acrobat 3.0 or Acrobat Reader 3.0 to view and print PDF files created with Acrobat 4.0, taking note of the following.