Accessing Files

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Nevada web site is viewable in standard HTML. The site also contains links to files that may require additional software to allow you to view or modify the file.

Below are the file types found within our site along with supporting information for downloading additional software for these file types.


Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF)

Documents that are in PDF format will be noted with the following icon – PDF Icon. The U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Nevada website offers various documents and forms in Portable Document Format (PDF).

Adobe Reader is required to view PDF files. It is a free software application that you can use to open, view and print PDF files. However, the software does not permit you to save Adobe PDF forms which have been filled out. The software will save the file as a blank form instead and you will not be able to save the form data.

If you wish to save an Adobe PDF form that you have filled out, you will need the full version of Adobe Acrobat software installed on your computer.

For additional information about Adobe Reader, visit the Adobe website (external link).

Adobe Reader and Accessibility

Accessibility: Information for users with disabilities (external link)

Download the free Adobe Reader

Click here to download the free Adobe Reader software


Corel WordPerfect (wpd)

Documents that are available as Word Perfect files are noted with the following icon – WordPerfect icon graphic represents WordPerfect files. You may use an appropriate word processing program such as WordPerfect or Microsoft Office to open or import the file. To save a WordPerfect file to your computer, right click over the hyperlinked file and select, Save Target As or Save Link As (dependent on browser). Save the file to a directory on your computer.