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1answer
162 views

Search through PDF with word distance?

Is it possible to search in a PDF ( via acrobat reader / foxit) - text with word distance ? For example : I'm looking for the word "static" and I know that another word which is "field" - should ...
0
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1answer
863 views

Have PDF text read out loud

I need a program that can read the text in PDF documents out loud, and have basic functionality such as pause/resume, change speed of reading, and it must highlight the word or sentence being red. ...
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1answer
103 views

How to search a PDF where text is just image?

A PDF needs to be searched for text but it is just an image so it's not aware of the characters. I've been trying to do OCR to the PDF but am not skilled in the programs required. I tried Foxit Reader ...
1
vote
1answer
506 views

How to disable plugins on Foxit Reader?

I'm using Foxit Reader to read PDFs on my Windows 8 and it some times crashes, according to the crashing messsage, it crashed because of a specific plugin installed on it, when I go to "HELP" > "About ...
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3answers
2k views

How to split pdf file in windows? [duplicate]

I have a pdf file with 120 pages.How can I extract only pages 20-50 and save it as another pdf file? I'm using free version of foxit reader. It doesn't have this facility. Any solution?
0
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0answers
197 views

How to permanently dock navigation panel in foxit?

I am currently migrated from acrobat to foxit (windows) pdf reader and I am having hard time permanently docking navigation panel in foxit. While opening any pdf I have to manually dock navigation ...
0
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1answer
471 views

Acrobat Reader renders bitmaps pixelated

Some sections of an eBook contain text stored as Bitmaps. I'm not sure why the publisher did this, as it looks horribly in Acrobat Reader: Note that only code sections with the font "Teletype" have ...
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1answer
3k views

Is it possible to remove the advertisement in Foxit Reader 6.0?

Foxit Reader 6.0 has an advertisement in the top right corner of the screen: Is it possible to remove this advertisement?
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2answers
2k views

How to open pdf in Firefox with Foxit pdf Reader plugin

How can I open pdf file in my browser with the Foxit pdf reader plugin? It worked before, but now when I click on a pdf link it automatically downloads it.
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2answers
2k views

Forcing grayscale PDF to Black and White?

I have a large color PDF that I can easily view greyscale in Foxit Reader: Unfortunately various bits of text end up in ridiculously light shades of grey. Similar, but not direct, questions ...
2
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0answers
1k views

How to change the fonts used in Foxit Reader?

I really want to use Foxit Reader as my default PDF reader for its Tab Interface, and low memory footprint. Having tried mutiple times over the years the only thing that is stopping me are the Fonts. ...
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3answers
753 views

Is there a 'reading mode' for Adobe Reader or Foxit Reader?

I would like to be able to make the PDFs I read more 'readable'. For example, in the same way that I can reflow, restyle and reformat the presentation of online articles using Instapaper and Pocket. ...
1
vote
1answer
134 views

Is text in pdf file is protected?

I have a pdf file written in Vietnamese language. I open it with Foxit Reader and able to read it in Vietnamese. If I copy the text to Word I can't read the text in Vietnamese any more. Also, when I ...
13
votes
3answers
12k views

How to open two independent instances of Foxit Reader?

I'm trying to open two PDF files simultaneously, in order to compare their contents, one on the right (Win→) and another on the left (Win←) side of my screen. Unfortunately I'm trying ...
3
votes
1answer
579 views

Is there a way to search a PDF for non-alphanumeric characters (e.g., the integral sign or greek letters)?

I read a lot of technical papers and textbooks in PDF that use standard mathematical notation, and sometimes I'd like to be able to find where a symbol is in the text. The only reason I think this ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

PDF commented in Foxit Reader can not be commented in Adobe Reader anymore

I have a PDF version 1.5 here which I started commenting on with Foxit Reader 4. If I open the commented PDF in Adobe Reader 9 now, I get the following message: This document enabled extended ...
14
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11answers
39k views

PDF has garbled text when copy pasting

I'm trying to copy and paste text from a PDF file. However, whenever I paste the original text it is a huge mess of garbled characters. The text looks like the following (this is just one small ...
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votes
16answers
76k views

How to know which fonts are used in selected part of a PDF document

I'm using Foxit Reader as default PDF viewer. How can I see what type of font is used for a selected part of a PDF document? (If this can only be done with another software, I'd prefer a freeware as ...
3
votes
5answers
39k views

How do I make Adobe Acrobat Reader 9 to be my default Internet Explorer PDF plugin?

I have 2 PDF apps installed: Adobe Reader 9 and Foxit PDF Reader. For whatever reason, Foxit PDF Reader is the default PDF plugin for Internet Explorer. How do I make Adobe Reader 9 to be the ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Manipulate bookmarks of pdf files without expanding it?

I have downloaded many PDF files, some without bookmarks. Usually I add bookmarks for these PDF files manually, with Foxit PDF reader But once I add the bookmark, the bookmark of the PDF file would ...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

How to use your PDF reader instead of Google Docs in Gmail?

I prefer Foxit Reader over Google Docs, but whenever I receive a PDF file over Gmail I have to either download it or view it in Google Docs. Is there a script (or any other way) to open Gmail PDF ...
3
votes
4answers
4k views

Copying from Foxit Reader makes spaces disappear

The spaces between words in PDF files disappear when I copy-paste them. This while viewing the files with the Foxit PDF Reader... Does anybody know why this is and if there is a fix?
2
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1answer
1k views

Cannot install Foxit Reader add-ons on Windows Vista

I'm trying to install the JPEG2000/JBIG Decoder add-on for Foxit Reader version 3.0.1817 running on Windows Vista SP1 and the install goes on for a couple of seconds then an error pops up saying ...