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With Foxit at 2.6MB, I'll continue to use it. I have to wonder what exactly Adobe is throwing in there to make it a 210MB program...
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Adobe Reader is in the same category as Quicktime and Real Player in my mind. I wish people would just stop making PDF files.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sikozu View Post
Hell it doesnt even run smoothly on my pc. Any document creater than about 3 pages it will never scroll smoothly through pages, always lag after lag not to mention how long it can take to open. Foxit works perfectly, smoothy browsing and instant start up time.
+1 - That was my reason to switch to Foxit. I was fed up with laggy scrolling on a bus route PDF - I still can't comprehend how its possible my CPU would get taxed scrolling through the thing...
    
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Originally Posted by Desidero View Post
Adobe Reader is in the same category as Quicktime and Real Player in my mind. I wish people would just stop making PDF files.
That's not an option, PDF is a universal document standard and most recently it gained ISO certification. Sadly, the Reader ain't by anyway optimized for most of todays PCs yet it's loaded with millions of plugins that most of use would never use. Foxit is the way Adobe reader oughta be.
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Originally Posted by Desidero View Post
Adobe Reader is in the same category as Quicktime and Real Player in my mind. I wish people would just stop making PDF files.
PDF files are wonderful as work on nearly any system.

Adobe is the problem, not PDFs.
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