When sending a CV is it better to send it in Word or PDF?

I've sent it in Word before and sometimes, depending on what version the potential employer has, it ends up having an extra page with only 2 sentences, weird fonts that aren't the one(s) I used etc. So should I just send a PDF so it always looks the same or should I just know that it's the companies... show more I've sent it in Word before and sometimes, depending on what version the potential employer has, it ends up having an extra page with only 2 sentences, weird fonts that aren't the one(s) I used etc. So should I just send a PDF so it always looks the same or should I just know that it's the companies fault when my CV appears as if it were done by someone who doesn't know formatting?
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