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How do I change my default .pdf viewer in Firefox BACK to Adobe Acrobat ?

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HMRC website forms will not open in foxit. How do I change my default .pdf viewre in Firefox BACK to Adobe Acrobat ?

Additional System Details

Sites Affected

http://hmrc.gov.uk/kb5/hmrc/forms/view.page?record=yKpjabZqCc8&formId=433

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.1 r102
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_29 for Mozilla browsers
  • McAfee MSC FF plugin DLL
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.1
  • SiteAdvisor
  • Foxit Reader Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape
  • BlackBerry WebSL Browser Plug-In
  • 1.9.0009.1
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • Npdsplay dll
  • Office Plugin for Netscape Navigator

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:8.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/8.0

More Information

Forms will not open in foxit and I get a document with the following message :-
"To view the full contents of this document, you need a later version of the PDF viewer. You can upgrade to the latest version of Adobe Reader from www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html
For further support, go to www.adobe.com/support/products/acrreader.html

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AWESOME - PROBLEM WAS, AT THE TIME ADOBE AND FOXIT FILE TYPES WERE NOT APPEARING IN MY TOOLS/OPTIONS/APPLICATIONS TAB - THIS IS A MYSTERY . . . .