Alternate Format Viewing Software
Many TBS publications are available in alternate formats such as Portable Document Format (PDF), Word (DOC), Excel (XLS) and PowerPoint (PPT). If you do not have the required software on your system, you can view the alternate format by downloading the appropriate viewer using the links provided below free of charge.
Please note: The following hyperlinks are to sites of organizations or other entities that are not subject to the Official Languages Act. The material found there is therefore in the language(s) used by the sites in question.
Portable Document Format (PDF)
To view the PDF version of a document you will need the Acrobat Reader available from Adobe. An accessible version of Acrobat Reader which includes support for screen readers can also be downloaded. Alternatively, you can convert a PDF file to HTML or ASCII text by using one of the Adobe conversion services.
Microsoft Word (DOC) and Rich Text Format (RTF)
To view the Word or the RTF version of a document you will need the Microsoft Word Viewer available from Microsoft.
Microsoft Excel (XLS)
To view the Excel version of a document you will need the Microsoft Excel Viewer available from Microsoft.
Microsoft PowerPoint (PPT)
To view the PowerPoint version of a document you will need the Microsoft Powerpoint Viewer available from Microsoft.
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