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Save Your CV as a PDF File

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Most employers and job websites require that you submit your CV as a digital file.

In this extension, you will save your CV as a P-D-F file and email it as an attachment.

P-D-F, or Portable Document Format, is a file format that creates a digital image of your document.

You can view, print, or email a PDF file and it will look the same no matter what program an employer uses to open it.

To save your CV as a PDF, you will: Download the file in PDF format, Open the file on your computer, And email the file as an attachment.

To begin, open your CV document.

To save your CV as a PDF, select “File” from the toolbar.

And download the document as a PDF file.

The PDF is automatically saved to your computer.

To find the document, open your Files.

Then, open your CV to make sure the download was successful.

Now your CV is ready to send to an employer.

To attach your CV in an email, open Gmail.

Click on Compose to start a new email.

Type a brief message to the employer.

Edit the message for any errors.

Then, add an attachment and select your CV from your files.

Then, send the email.

Now, it’s your turn: Save your CV as a PDF, Open the file on your computer, And, when you’re ready, email the file as a PDF.

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Instructions

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