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Using Helperbird with Google Classroom


This guide shows you how to easily set up and start using the Helperbird Add-on for Google Classroom.


Google Classroom

How to Open PDFs in Helperbird's PDF Reader

Step 1: Go to Google Classroom.

Step 2: Click on the PDF you want to read.

Step 3: Look for an 'Open with' button at the top of the PDF viewer.

Step 4: Choose 'Open in Helperbird' from the options.

Step 5: Confirm if prompted to open a new tab.

Step 6: Your PDF will now load in Helperbird’s PDF reader.

Use Right-Click to Open PDFs in Helperbird's PDF Reader

Step 1: Navigate to Google Classroom and find the PDF you need.

Step 2: Right-click on the PDF link or icon.

Step 3: From the context menu, select 'Open in Helperbird'.

Step 4: A new tab will prompt for confirmation; proceed by clicking 'Yes' or 'OK'.

Step 5: The PDF will open in Helperbird’s PDF reader, ready for you to use.

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5 out of 5 stars

“After using Helperbird I can't say enough positive things about it. This extension has truly transformed my online reading experience. Whether it's adjusting font sizes, reducing eye strain with the gray filter, or using the dyslexia-friendly fonts, Helperbird offers a range of features that cater to individual preferences and needs. The customizable color options and text alignment have also been incredibly helpful for personalizing my browsing. And the speed reading feature? It's a game-changer! Overall, Helperbird is a versatile, user-friendly tool that enhances accessibility and makes online reading a breeze. Highly recommended!”

Charlie Nishelle Calkins
Charlie Nishelle Calkins
Helperbird Pro user

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