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Help with PDF files

A guide to opening and using files in the common PDF format

About nidirect

nidirect brings together lots of information from government departments and agencies, written in language that is easy to understand

Scams relating to nidirect

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Useful contacts

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Information on the accessibility standards of the nidirect website and practical help with your computer and your web browser

Alternative languages

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Social media 'house rules'

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