Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Using Adobe Reader on Touch Devices

Do you ever find yourself with work to do when you've only have a smartphone or a tablet handy? Good thing it's easy to use your mobile touch device to read, comment on, or sign PDF files with the free Adobe Reader mobile app. Take a look!

Getting Started

Open up your PDF file on your mobile device.

Tap the screen to open the menu.

To choose viewing preferences, tap the view menu. Choose your view option: Continuous, Single 
Page, or Automatic.

Now open up the commenting toolbar. Here are all of your options for adding comments: Add sticky notes, highlight, strike out, underline, or add text. You can even draw random shapes with your finger.

Close the commenting toolbar to return to the main menu.

Search Feature

You may search a PDF file for a specific term. The results will be highlighted in the PDF file's text.

Completing and Signing Forms

You can also fill out and sign PDF forms on the go:

Open the commenting toolbar again.

Tap where you want to add text and type it in. 

To Sign, choose the signature tool and tap to add your signature. Draw your signature in, then click "save." You may format the color thickness of the signature or move the signature to center it.

When you're done, you have the option to email it right away.