Installing the Texthelp PDF Reader

When accessing a PDF you may be prompted to install the Texthelp PDF Reader or you can install it manually

Install Extension

First Prompt Install Texthelp PDF Reader

Click Install Now

You'll be taken to the Chrome Web Store to add the extension

Click the Add to Chrome button


Add Extension Texthelp PDF Reader

Click Add Extension

Texthelp PDF Reader has been added to Chrome

You will see a notice that the Texthelp PDF Reader has been added to Chrome

You'll then be taken to the PDF Reader Dashboard where you can Open from Google Drive, Install PDF Reader App, and Additional Options

Open from Google Drive

Clicking Open from Google Drive will prompt you to choose an account

Choose the account you want to use and then allow permissions

Click the Allow button to add the Texthelp PDF Reader. This will then open Google Drive where you can select a file to open

Install PDF Reader App

Click Install to add the PDF Reader App


You will be taken to the Chrome Web Store to add the Texthelp PDF Reader App

Click Add to Chrome

Click Add app

The PDF Reader App will now appear in your Chrome apps

Additional Options


Click Options to Open Web PDFs and/or Enable Classroom Integration

Select your options and click the X to close the window

If PDFs do not open after granting access, please read My PDFs don’t open with the Texthelp PDF Reader