Foxit Reader is a free PDF document viewer, with incredible small size, breezing-fast launch speed and rich feature set. Its core function is compatible with PDF Standard 1.7.
In the past, you've had to download a huge PDF reader from another software company, go through a lengthy installation process and wait for an annoying splash window to disappear just to open a PDF document. Moreover, if you want to annotate a PDF document, you have to pay US$299 to buy certain software.
-Bookmark Design: Makes it possible to have your own bookmarks. Users can create, edit, or delete bookmarks in a PDF file if the security settings allow.
-Multi-tab Browsing: Enables users to open multiple files in a single instance.You can choose to view PDFs in a multi-tab window or multiple instances by setting documents layout from the Preferences dialog.
-Multimedia Player Support: Supports many media formats including audio and video. Read multimedia ebooks with Foxit Reader 2.3.
-Callout and Text box Tool: Creates comments in a callout text box or a box. You can also define their appearance as other commenting tools.
-Commenting Text Tool: Enables users to add most types of text edits by right-clicking on the selected text, including highlight, strikeout, underline, squiggly and replacement. You can also use the Commenting Text Tool to add bookmarks for PDF files.
-Rulers and Guides: Provides horizontal and vertical ruler guides to help users align and position objects on the page. Right-clicking on the ruler enables you to change the unit of measurement.
-Magnifier: Magnifies areas of the PDF files easily as you work on Foxit Reader.
-Automatic Scrolling: Allows users to view documents without using mouse actions or keystrokes.
-OCG Support: Enables the user to view related content stored in a variable number of separate layers.
-FDF Related: Opens FDF files directly with Foxit Reader without any import implementations.
-Optimized Rendering:Supports progressive rendering and significantly reduces the response time from the user interface events.
-Improved Link Tools:Allows users to add actions to links, such as go to a page view, open or execute a file, open a web link, etc.
-Improved Snapshot:Enables users to print the selected area in Foxit Reader by simply selecting the Print option from the context menu.
-Search Enhancement:Allows users to float, move and resize the Full Foxit Search box.
-Better Annotation control:Groups drawing markups to help users operate objects collectively, and allows users to move annotations through pages.
-Font Information:Lists the fonts and the font types used in the original document in the Properties dialog.
-Updated Command Line:Allows users to open password protected PDF documents with a simple command prompt.
-Streamlined UI:A completely redesigned UI with a new look and feel makes Foxit Reader more intuitive than ever before.