- Ensure that Adobe Reader DC is installed on the computer and the default application for PDFs.
- In Chrome, go to the “Menu” icon , then choose “Settings“.
Scroll to the bottom and select “Advanced“.
- In the “Privacy and Security” section, select “Content settings“.
- Scroll down and select “PDF documents“, then switch it to “On“.
PDF files will download in Chrome just like any other file. You can select the downloaded file at the bottom of the window, then choose “Open”, then the file will open in a separate Reader window. Select the “Always open files of this type” option.