Re: May need alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader

Sieghard Weitzel <sieghard@...>

Apart from the fact that a large document say with 20 or 30 pages or even more takes a while to load I have no problems with ACrobat Readder being sluggish, once the document has loaded I can navigate it withut problems.



From: <> On Behalf Of JM Casey
Sent: Friday, September 21, 2018 9:12 AM
Subject: Re: May need alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader


Acrobat is always kind of sluggish.

If it’s not a scanned image document and is straightforward in general (iE, an etext or something), you can use qRead. It’s a nice little programme that very quickly opens pdf and epub files. I like it because it’s very fast. However it doesn’t have many of the features Adobe has. It’s generally meant for books or similar context with straightforward, linear text.


From: <> On Behalf Of Joseph Norton
Sent: September 21, 2018 11:42 AM
Subject: May need alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader


Hi listers:


Recently, I have been needing to access some PDF’s.  For some reason, whenever I try to use Acrobat Reader DC, the program seems to be very sluggish, sometimes, even unresponsive.  Is this becoming a problem?  If so, is there another solution that will work better with JFW?



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