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The files that you purchase from the ELA Store may be in a number of formats. Below are instructions for downloading and viewing these various formats.


PDF Documents PDF

  1. To view the PDF file, simply click on the PDF icon PDF. If you have the Adobe Acrobat Reader plugin installed on your computer, the PDF file will be automatically displayed in your browser window. If you do not have the plug-in, you may download a free copy from the Adobe web site at http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep.html
  2. To save the article, click the File: Save As menu item in your browser window.
  3. Name the file and designate where you plan to save the file on your computer.
  4. PLEASE NOTE: If you accidentally close your browser, or otherwise lose your connection, you can return to the Library Download Center at any time. Just log in and click on ELA Store in the green bar on the left then click on "Download Past Orders" to retrieve any items you've ordered.

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Text Document Text
  1. To view the HTML file, simply click on the Text icon Text and the page will be displayed in your web browser.
  2. To save the article, click the File: Save As menu item in your browser window.
  3. Name the file and designate where you plan to save the file on your computer.
  4. PLEASE NOTE: If you accidentally close your browser, or otherwise lose your connection, you can return to the Library Download Center at any time. Just log on and hover your mouse arrow over the green "Manage Account" area. Then choose Library Download Center from the drop-down menu.

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Word Document Word

  1. To view the Word file, click the Word icon Word which will bring up a dialogue box that will allow you to save the file on your computer.
  2. Name the file and designate where you plan to save the file on your computer.
  3. PLEASE NOTE: If you accidentally close your browser, or otherwise lose your connection, you can return to the Library Download Center at any time. Just log on and hover your mouse arrow over the green "Manage Account" area. Then choose Library Download Center from the drop-down menu.
  4. To view the file, you must use Microsoft Word or a compatible word processing program.

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PowerPoint File PowerPoint

  1. To view the PowerPoint file, simply click on the PowerPoint icon PowerPoint which will bring up a dialogue box that will allow you to save the file on your computer.
  2. Name the file and designate where you plan to save the file on your computer.
  3. PLEASE NOTE: If you accidentally close your browser, or otherwise lose your connection, you can return to the Library Download Center at any time. Just log on and hover your mouse arrow over the green "Manage Account" area. Then choose Library Download Center from the drop-down menu.
  4. To view the file, you must use Microsoft PowerPoint.

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Zip File ZIP

  1. The zip file is a compressed document that contains all documents that are available as a package deal.
  2. To open the zip file, simply click on the Zip icon ZIP which will bring up a dialogue box that will allow you to save the file on your computer.
  3. Name the file and designate where you plan to save the file on your computer.
  4. PLEASE NOTE: If you accidentally close your browser, or otherwise lose your connection, you can return to the Library Download Center at any time. Just log on and hover your mouse arrow over the green "Manage Account" area. Then choose Library Download Center from the drop-down menu.
  5. To view the file, you must use WinZip (Windows), or Stuffit Expander (Macintosh and Windows), or any other compatible compression utility. You may download a copy of WinZip at http://www.winzip.com/ and Stuffit Expander is available at http://www.aladdinsys.com/expander/index.html.

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To download more than one file, all you need to do is repeat the above steps for each file. If you are having problems or would like assistance, please email Shirley Bryant at: sbryant@elamail.com.

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