Tools

This page contains links to free viewers and readers available on the Internet. These viewers and readers are necessary to read or print certain documents on the Department of Health and Human Services Web sites.

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Acrobat Reader icon Adobe Acrobat Reader (PDF)
  • Description: Adobe Acrobat Reader is a program that allows users to view files in Portable Document Format (PDF). PDF is a universal file format that preserves the appearance of the original document. PDF files can be easily printed but not easily modified.
    File extensions: .pdf
    Viewing: If you do not already have Adobe Acrobat, download Acrobat Reader for free.
    Assistance: If you need assistance on solutions for some common PDF issues. Help with PDF
 
excel icon Microsoft Excel
  • Description: Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet application written and distributed by Microsoft for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS. It features calculation, graphing tools, pivot tables and a macro programming language called VBA (Visual Basic for Applications).
    File extensions: xls
    Viewing: If you do not already have Excel, download Excel viewer for free.
 
powerpoint icon Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Description: Microsoft PowerPoint is a program for creating and viewing presentations and slide shows.
    File extensions: .ppt
    Viewing: If you do not already have PowerPoint, download PowerPoint Viewer for free.
 
 publisher icon Microsoft Publisher
  • Description: Microsoft Publisher is a desktop publishing application. It is often considered to be an entry-level desktop publishing application, where the emphasis is placed on page layout and design.
    File Extension: .pub
    Viewing: Microsoft does not provide a free viewer for Publisher. Microsoft does have some suggestions on viewing a Publisher document.
 
word icon Microsoft Word
  • Description: Microsoft Word is a word processing program used to create and edit text documents. Text in Word documents can be easily modified or copied for use in other applications.
    File extensions: .doc
    Viewing: If you do not already have Word, download Word Viewer for free.
 
visio logo Microsoft Visio
  • Description: Microsoft Visio is diagramming software for Microsoft Windows. It uses vector graphics to create diagrams
    File extension: vsd
    Viewing: If you do not already have Visio, download Visio viewer for free.
 
snapshot logo Snapshot view for Microsoft Access
  • Description: The Snapshot Viewer enables you to view a report snapshot without having the standard or run-time versions of Microsoft Access 97 through Access 2007.
    File extension: .snp
    Viewing: If you do not already have Snapshot, download SnapShot viewer for free.
 
 flash logo Flash Video Player
  • Description: FLV Player is a tool to play Flash FLV and H.264 (MPEG-4) videos
    Viewing: If you want to view a Flash video, download Flash Player
 
Windows Media Player icon Window Media Player
  • Description: Windows Media Player offers great new ways to store and enjoy all your digital media.
    Viewing: If you want to view a Window Media video, download Window Media Player
 
QuickTime Media Player icon Quicktime Media Player
  • Description: software that allows Mac and Windows users to play back audio and video on their computers.
    Viewing: If you want to view a Quicktime video, download Quicktime Media Player

 

Document Request Form*

The document request form is for requesting a printed copy of an electronic document produced by DHHS. Personal documents like birth, death or marriage certificates, tax forms, etc., cannot be requested through this form.

*Limit 1 copy per document