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Best PDF Readers Windows

Best PDF Readers For Windows Computers

As you’re reading this article, chances are pretty good you’re doing so on a Windows computer, or at least have one. Windows is the most well known and widely used PC operating system, after all. As such, Windo...
Best Lightweight Alternatives Adobe PDF Reader

Best Lightweight Alternatives To Adobe PDF Reader

Adobe Acrobat Reader is one of the most popular and top rated PDF readers for a reason. As the creators of the PDF and with all the features they provide, Adobe’s products are considered the gold standard. That...
Best PDF Readers Mac

Best PDF Readers For Your Mac

Apple’s Mac hardware, as well as macOS itself and the software that runs on it, all have a reputation for being premium, both quality and price wise. This premium and more tailored approach does mean a bit less...
Best PDF Reader Extensions for Chrome

Best PDF Reader Extensions for Chrome

There are a lot of different ways to view PDFs, but perhaps one of the most convenient is directly in your web browser. While Google Chrome has its own built-in PDF reader, there are also several extensions ava...
Best PDF Readers for iPhone Ios

The Best PDF Readers for iOS

Apple’s iOS is a pretty polished and sleek operating system, offering its users a variety of built-in features and apps, as well as access to many more in the Apple app store. Among these many apps are those de...
Best PDF Extensions for Firefox

Firefox PDF Reader Extensions worth the click

Known for its focus on privacy, as well as its speed and reliability, Firefox also has a wide variety of extensions (add-ons) available that can further expand its capabilities. Among these are several for work...
Best Android PDF Readers

The Best PDF Readers for Android

Android is a very versatile operating system that provides a multitude of options and features on many different kinds of devices. This includes ways to view PDFs and other book and document files on the go. Th...
Sumatra PDF Reader Review

[Review] Sumatra PDF Reader

Sumatra PDF is a free PDF reader for Windows that places a high priority on having a simple user interface. In addition to PDFs, Sumatra PDF can also be used to view a variety of other document and ebook format...
Best PDF reader for iPad OS

The Best PDF Readers for iPad

Viewing PDF files on an iPad can feel pretty natural with the screen being similar in size to a piece of paper. Many people even get an iPad just for reading ebooks and working with digital documents. Opening P...
Xodo PDF Reader Review

[Review] Xodo PDF Reader

One of the more well known PDF readers and editors for Android and iOS, Xodo can now also be used on desktop devices through their web app. Editing, signing, sharing, annotating PDFs and more can be done throug...
Best PDF reader Ubuntu

The Best PDF Readers for Ubuntu

Linux is a unique operating system, or rather a family of operating systems that comes in a wide variety of versions or distributions. Of all the Linux distributions, Ubuntu is one of the most well known. Linux...
Kofax Nuance PDF Reader Review

[Review] Kofax Power PDF Software

Formerly known as Nuance Power PDF, Kofax's Power PDF software was designed with business users in mind, putting emphasis on features like file conversion and OCR. Like most PDF software suites, Kofax Power PDF...
MuPDF Reader Review

[Review] MuPDF Reader

MuPDF prides itself in being a simple, lightweight and fast PDF reader. It’s also completely free and open source software that is available for Windows, Android and iOS devices. MuPDF’s simplicity may go a bit...
Nitro PDF Review

[Review] Nitro PDF Reader

Nitro’s products are on par with their main competitor Adobe’s equivalents and even have some of their own advantages, which has led to Nitro becoming one of the most popular Adobe alternatives. While Nitro’s m...
Foxit PDF Reader Review

[Review] Foxit PDF Reader

One of the most popular free PDF readers, Foxit allows you to do a lot more than just view PDFs in both the free and paid versions. For the free reader, this includes annotating (commenting) PDFs, filling out f...
Google PDF Viewer Review

[Review] Google PDF Reader

There are actually a few different things that can be considered Google’s PDF reader. There’s no one universal app, but a variety of ways Google allows viewing PDF files. Probably the most often used is Google ...
Javelin PDF Reader Review

[Review] Javelin PDF Reader

Drumlin Security’s Javelin PDF Reader isn’t the most well known PDF reader, but is a good simple and lightweight app for viewing PDFs on multiple platforms. While Javelin PDF Reader doesn’t offer much beyond ju...
Adobe Acrobat DC PDF Reader Review

[Review] Adobe Acrobat DC PDF Reader

Being the company that invented the PDF, it makes sense that Adobe’s Acrobat software offerings are considered the industry standard. Adobe’s Acrobat Reader DC provides an excellent experience as a free PDF rea...
Soda PDF Reader Review

[Review] Soda PDF Reader

Another of Adobe’s many competitors, LULU Software offers the free Soda PDF 3D Reader, their premium Soda PDF 360 software and a variety of online tools. Soda PDF Reader is available both online and as offline ...
What is a PDF Format

[Guide] What is a PDF file?

If you have ever worked with any sort of digital documents, chances are many of them were PDF files. PDF is one of the most commonly used file types for documents, and for good reason. PDF stands for Portable D...