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Viewing Files


To view files:

  1. While you are signed in to MyFiles@bc, find the file you want to view. Learn about navigating folders.
  2. Double-click the name of the file to view it (see the figure below).
    click to view
    Figure 1
    Internet Explorer: The file opens in a new Internet Explorer window.
    Other Web browsers: You are prompted to select an application to open the file with. Once you select an application, the file opens in the application you selected.

Note: In Internet Explorer the following files always open in a new browser window:

  • Hypertext (For example: .htm, .html, .shtml)
  • PDF (Adobe's portable document format)
  • Images (For example: .jpg, .gif, .bmp)