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How does the e-edition work?
  • Tampa Bay Newspapers' e-edition allows online readers two ways to view a PDF. Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format created by Adobe Systems. To view a PDF, you'll need a current version of Adobe Reader, which is free. Online readers have a choice of reading the e-edition online in image format or downloading the PDF to their personal computer.
When are e-editions updated each week?
  • The Seminole Beacon is updated on Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning.
  • The Largo Leader, Belleair Bee and Beach Beacon are updated on Wednesday night or early Thursday morning.
  • The Clearwater Citizen is updated on Thursday night or Friday Morning.
  • The Pinellas Park, Palm Harbor & Dunedin Beacon are updated monthly.
  • Most of the Special Sections, when published, are updated on Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning.
What do I need to view the e-edition?
  • To view the e-edition, all you need is the latest copy of Adobe Reader, which is free, and Firefox 2 or 3 or Internet Explorer 7.
I can download the PDF, but I can't view it in a browser, what do I do?
  • A number of reasons exist for this problem, depending on your operating system and type of computer you are using. The first thing you should do is make sure you have an up-to-date copy of Adobe Reader and are using either Firefox version 2 or 3 or Internet Explorer 7.
  • If that's not the problem, the issue is most likely with the setup of Adobe Reader on your computer. Click here for a number of solutions provided by Adobe.
  • If you still can't get the e-edition to work, send an e-mail to
I cannot download the PDF, what do I do?
  • Make sure you are using the latest version of Adobe Reader and Firefox version 2 or 3 or Internet Explorer 7.
How can I change my password?
  • To change your password or other account information, log in and go to your account page. The link is on the top right side between FAQ and Logout.
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