moderated Re: Forcing Google Chrome to open PDFs with Adobe

Marten Post Uiterweer

Hi Cher,

Yes, that option I ment.
Hewre I prefer to open pdf documenmts in Chrome. Much faster and even so
And if the pdf is an image, I can still download it and use the OCR of
You can go to that menu bij opening this link in Chrome:


On Thu, 2 Apr 2020 16:34:25 -0400 "Don & Cher" <> wrote:

I'm not sure what you mean by 'search for pdf'- but if you're talking about
the option to download rather than open, I have that set to download.


-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Marten Post
Sent: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 3:58 PM
Subject: Re: Forcing Google Chrome to open PDFs with Adobe


Have you unchecked the option in chrome to open pdf's?
Go to Chrome menu with alt-f, settings and search for the word: pdf You can
uncheck the option to open pdf.

Regards, marten

On Wed, 1 Apr 2020 14:54:31 -0400 "Don & Cher"
<> wrote:

Just checked- and I already have .pdfs set to download. There must be
something else I'm missing right now. I'll see if I can pin it down. Thanks
everyone for all the good efforts.


From: <> On Behalf Of Pramit
Sent: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 12:14 AM
Subject: Re: Forcing Google Chrome to open PDFs with Adobe


To open the PDF in Adobe instead of Chrome follow the steps below

Press ALT + F to open chrome menu and scroll down to settings.
Tab to "Privacy and security" hit enter.
Tab to "Site Settings" and Enter
Now tab down under Permissions and keep scrolling down until you get
PDF documents Use to space bar to toggle ON "Download PDF files instead of
automatically opening them in Chrome"

This will download the PDF files instead of opening it directly in your

And from the downloads you can open these pdf files with Adobe.


On Wed, Apr 1, 2020 at 5:35 AM Don & Cher <
<> > wrote:

Where can I find a setting to tell Chrome to open PDFS in Adobe instead of
the browser? Thanks very much for your assist ??


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