Opening Your Planner in Adobe Reader


Please make sure you have the latest version of Adobe Reader. This is a free and safe PDF viewer, available at Please double-check that when you open your planner that the top of the screen shows that you have actually opened these files in Adobe Reader, and not Apple Preview, or any other PDF viewer. This planner was created using features that are only available in Adobe Reader. If you open it in another PDF viewer, those features will be erased, and some of the formatting will look strange.

Opening Your Files in Adobe Reader:

  1. Please download and install the latest version of Adobe Reader, or allow it to update. If you are having trouble with your download and install, this page is a very helpful resource.
  2. The quickest and easiest way to ensure that your files are being opened in Adobe Reader is to open Adobe Reader first, then open the files from the program.

    To do this:

    Mac: Select Applications > Adobe Reader. Once the program is open, at the top of your screen choose File > Open… and select the planner file.

    Windows: Select Start or the Windows Logo on your taskbar. Scroll up to Programs, and select Adobe Reader. Once the program is open, at the top of the window select File > Open… and select the files from this kit.
  3. If needed, more in-depth instructions for opening and operating Adobe Reader are available here.
  4. You should now be able to see your planner and all text will be properly formatted!