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This CD-ROM contains PDF files from the AAPG Bulletin. In order to use the search index, use Adobe Acrobat Reader 7. INSTALLING ADOBE ACROBAT READERTM 7 Adobe Acrobat Reader 7 with search (or Acrobat Exchange) is required for full functionality of this product. Acrobat Reader 7 installation files are included on this disc for users who do not already have the Acrobat Reader or Exchange. Note: If you have Adobe Acrobat 7 installed, then you do not need to install the version 7 provided on this disc. To install Adobe Acrobat Reader 7 with search from this CD-ROM:

Windows System Requirements: Intel Pentium processor; Microsoft Windows XP Professional or Home Edition (Service Pack 1 or 2), Windows 2000 (Service Pack 2), Windows XP Tablet PC Edition, Windows Server 2003, or Windows NT (Service Pack 6 or 6a); 128MB of RAM (256MB recommended); Up to 90MB of available hard-disk space.

Windows NT/2000/XP-Select [RUN] from the START menu, access \Acrobat\windows\AdbeRdr705_enu_distrib.exe and press [ENTER].

Macintosh OS X: Naviagate to \Acrobat\mac\Adobe Reader 7.0.7 Drag mac folder onto your computer and double-click the icon inside to begin installation.
System requirements: PowerPC G3, G4, or G5 processor; Mac OS X v10.2.8, 10.3, or 10.4; 128MB of RAM (256MB recommended); up to 110MB of available hard-disk space.

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Getting Started: Navigating the CD-ROM

Once Adobe Reader is loaded, access the file Start.pdf (Home) located on the root directory of this CD-ROM. This file should autoload on Windows computers. Start.pdf contains links to the AAPG Bulletin issues; About, the guide to Getting Started (this document); the Adobe Reader Guide, and other information pages. The Bulletin covers on the start page link to each month's list of articles including previews, cover captions, memorials and book releases and reviews. The first page of each article contains a link back to the beginning of the list of articles. Additionally, the Adobe Reader toolbar has navigation buttons (see Adobe Reader Guide.) Navigation Tip: Users are advised to set Acrobat General Preferences to "Open Cross-Document Links In Same Window" in order to navigate freely throughout the files. If the user would rather open files in separate, individual windows, then leave this option unchecked. The Adobe Reader Guide (Help\Reader.pdf) provides detailed instructions for using the Acrobat Reader. Link to this from the AAPG Bulletin Home (Start.pdf) page .

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The Bulletin Contents and all articles contain links to the comprehensive Search Index (2007_index.pdx) and the Results List. To search for any word within all of the articles at one time, click on the "Search Index" link choose /EDIT/SEARCH (then specify in the search pane "in the index named 2007_index.pdx" by clicking the associated radio button). The Adobe Reader Guide--Searching Adobe PDF Documents contains detailed information on performing searches. Click on "Search Results" to view the results of the last search. Use the links in the Search Results window to view particular articles. Searching within a Single File To search for words within a single file, choose /EDIT/SEARCH from the Acrobat Reader toolbar and specify in the Search PDF panel you prefer to search only the current PDF document.

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