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post #11 of 16
i switched to Foxit, it has some pretty cool features, and i have not had any problems with it yet, one cool feature is that it can read your text(or any text) back to you. anyway, if your looking to get away from the OTHER pdf reader, give it a try, hope this helps someone biggrin.gif
you can read all about it HERE: http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=foxit&source=web&cd=1&cad=rja&sqi=2&ved=0CC8QFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.foxitsoftware.com%2FSecure_PDF_Reader%2F&ei=KxohUfa0JJLr0QG43oHYAQ&usg=AFQjCNEZGvEioWi5TbmB14jOCnrRCs3YCA
post #12 of 16
+1 for SumatraPDF. Extremely quick and works great if you only need to read pdf's.
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post #13 of 16
Agreed, Sumatra and Foxit much snappier.
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post #14 of 16
oxps/ djvu is better IMO ,it has smaller file sizes and doesn't require Adobe

The best part is you can print directly to xps using Microsoft XPS writer

P.S. Adobe updates are terribly annoying and people that aren't techsaavy will inadvertently install Mcafee Security Essentials
Edited by AlphaC - 2/17/13 at 10:58am
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It's been many years since I've used Acrobat, which rapidly became too bloated to be tolerable after version 5.0.x

I've primarily been using PDF-XChange for the last few years.
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stopped using acrobat a while back, it was some slow virus vulnerable crap everytime i had to use a pdf, not to mention the number amounts of times it would freeze, i wonder if that has changed, but im still not going back to it
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