How do I open British Standards PDF documents?




To read documents online click on the Quick View PDF icon.

If you want to download British Standards Online (BSOL) PDF documents you need to have the FileOpen plugin installed.

It should be available on all University PCs and for personal devices you can download it here.

Once you have the FileOpen plugin installed when you find the Standard you want to read follow these steps:

  1. Click on Download PDF. 
  2. From your Downloads go to the file location (Edge select Show in folder, in Chrome click on the ^ and Show in folder)
  3. On the file right click and select Open With and select Adobe Acrobat Reader.

For further information on FileOpen see the British Standards site here

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