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Now when I open two PDF's its opened in the same window and in two tabs. this is very annoying.

how to make it open in different Windows?

P.S. I would like to do it on Windows XP and on Ubuntu.

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

This works for me on Ubuntu 10.04:

acroread 1.pdf & acroread -openInNewInstance 2.pdf
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