This appendix provides information on the contents and system requirements of the CD-ROM that accompanies this book.
The CD is a cross-platform CD and can be read by both Macintosh and Windows computers. Macintosh users need System 10.2 or above. Windows users need Windows XP Service Pack 2 or above.
To gain access to the CD-ROM contents, follow these steps:
Insert the CD-ROM in your CD drive. An autorun program automatically opens a window.
Click the Install button and locate a folder on your hard drive where you want the files installed.
Click Install and the files are installed in your target folder.
The CD contains the following four folders:
Adobe Reader 8.0 software
The entire text of this book as a PDF document with an embedded index
Author-created PDF documents and sample files
Windows demonstration plug-ins
Double-click the Adobe Reader installer and install the Reader software from the book's CD. Adobe Reader is coded separately for PowerPC Macs and Intel Macs, so be sure to choose the installer appropriate for your computer.
Before you install Adobe Reader 8 on your computer, check out Adobe's Web site at
www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readermain.html to see if there's a newer version of the Reader software than Adobe Reader 8.0, as you may have purchased this book after Adobe has updated the Reader ...