Searching Tips

In order for the search feature to optimally function in particular browsers please note the following:


Should work as is.



In Chrome, you have to both DISABLE the built-in PDF reader, and also ENABLE the Acrobat Reader.

Click here for details on the process

or Use Chrome’s built in Find function. Choose from Menu or Ctrl-F.



In Firefox, you can go to Options -> Applications, and set “Portable Document Format (PDF)” to be opened by “Use Adobe Acrobat (in Firefox)”.

Click here for details on the process

or use use Find function in Adobe Acrobat from the Edit menu or Ctrl-F



  1. Highlight the pdf file name in browser window.
  2. Click on Safari, click on Preferences, click on Security, place check in box that indicates “Internet Plug-ins: Allow Plug-ins.
  3. Click on Manage Web Settings.
  4. Select on “Always Allow” next to

or Click Binocular icon on the sidebar and use built in Find function.