How to Open CIC Application Forms

How to Open IRCC Application Forms



When you apply for a Canadian visa or immigration, you need to fill out forms from CIC. However, some clients can’t open the forms. The article will explain how to open the CIC forms.

How to Open CIC Forms

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Please notice that CIC forms are encrypted. When you are using mobile phones, iPads, or computer browsers, it is impossible to open the forms. Please follow the following steps with a computer to open the forms:

  • Step 1: Download the required form.
  • Step 2: Open Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Link
  • Step 3: Adobe will automatically recognize your computer system after opening the link. PLease click “Download Adobe Acrobat“, then you can start downloading Adobe.
  • Step 4: After downloading the Adobe, you can open CIC forms with Adobe.


Q:Is Adobe a free software?

A:Adobe is free if you want to fill out CIC forms only. Adobe Acrobat Reader DC is the free version, it has the basic functions of PDF and can meet all your requirements for filling in CIC forms. If you need more functions, such as editing PDF, making PDF, etc., please download Adobe Acrobat Pro DC, which is a paid software.


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