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Do you know any PDF reader which remembers the last page for each document?

The usage scenario should be something like this:

  • A new PDF file is loaded into the reader
  • The PDF file is opened on page 0
  • Reading, reading, reading ... Reading finished at page 37.
  • Reader closed ...
  • The same PDF file is loaded into the reader
  • The PDF File is opened on page 37

I don't need multiple bookmarks. Just one is enough. Any tips?

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Acrobat Reader

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Foxit Reader does that and it's free!

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The page gets saved for a little while only, if i open the book some months later, it forgets the page. Any tips on that? – Voyska Mar 27 '12 at 4:00
Maybe by increasing the maximum number of documents in the history list? – Snark Apr 9 '12 at 7:26

Evince does's for Linux, but hey you never said anything about the OS: ;)

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PDF-Xchange Viewer does just that (and not only for the last opened document, but all documents). In addition you can create your own bookmarks.

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PDF-Xchange Viewer is freeware and a portable version is available.

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Sumatra does that to all PDF files by default.

Sumatra PDF is a free PDF, XPS, DjVu, CHM, Comic Book (CBZ and CBR) reader for Windows.

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Since no OS is mentioned: Preview on Mac OS X does it by default.

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