How do you view pdf files

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how do you view pdf files?

  1. browser

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    24.8%
  2. third party program (please list)

    112 vote(s)
    75.2%
  1. JRViejo

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    On Android, I use Librera Pro (from F-Droid) on a tablet, and ReadEra, which works well on my cheap Android phone. The latter can be had from the Play Store or sideloaded from a trusted site. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.readera

    On Windows, the latest Sumatra has become a superb epub/mobi reader, replacing the bulky Calibre for me.
     
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    You can always use the Secure PDF Reader by GrapheneOS:
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=app.grapheneos.pdfviewer.play
    https://github.com/GrapheneOS/PdfViewer/releases
     
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    I use browser and also third party apps as it suits. Most browsers have an inbuilt pdf viewer. As for standalone apps I use Foxit and/or Microsoft 365, again as it fits and depending on the device (Apple, Win, Android).
     
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    I use WPS office's free PDF. It lets me view and edit PDFs and collaborate with others if necessary. It's all I need.
     
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    Using my eyes, ha ha.

    On a serious note, yes. Both. Sometimes in browser, sometimes third-party software.

    Mrk
     
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    I've used Sumatra for ages but with my new PC decided to keep third party programs to a minimum. Currently just using Firefox and with the new editing facility, I am very happy with my choice. On Android i use Xodo.
     
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    I've been using SumatraPDF for some time. I have it configured to continue where I left when I open it. So any PDFs that were often the last time it was running, are opened again.
     
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