The Whatcom County web site is designed
to conform with level A, priority one checkpoints of W3C's
Web Accessibility Initiative. Our
web pages are designed to be readable by any browser version, including
Some files provided on our web site contain special formatting,
such as a court form, and are provided in other formats for downloading
and printing. Examples include word processing files, spreadsheets,
or Acrobat PDF files. Please contact us at (360) 676-7684 if you
need an alternative format.
Many files on the Whatcom County website are provided in Adobe®Acrobat
portable document format (.pdf). To access these files, you must have the
Adobe®Acrobat® Reader installed on your computer, available
free from Adobe, click here.
The newest version of the free reader, Version 7, comes in two formats. A basic reader which is very fast and a "full" version that is somewhat slower. For most users the basic version will do everything you need. Older operating systems such as Windows ME and 98 will need to download Version 6.01.
to the Adobe Acrobat Download page
Microsoft Office File Readers and Converters:
The Microsoft Office Download Center provides viewers and file converters for Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, Outlook and Visio files.
Multimedia and Video Viewer Applications:
Windows Media Player Download Page
Quicktime and Quicktime VR
Macromedia Flash Player