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Shortcut for fast PDF page navigation

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Of all the shortcuts you need to know, being able to quickly jump to a particular page in a PDF is most important. Let’s say you have a 43 page PDF and you’re reviewing it with someone by phone. They ask you to jump to page 30, and you’re on page 1. How quickly can you jump to page 30?

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Copying text in Acrobat

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If you only need to cite some PDF text, it can be inconvenient and inefficient to send the whole PDF document. It may be easier to simply copy and paste the desired text into an email or report and forward it on. This tip explains how.

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Add PDF bookmarks in Acrobat

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PDF bookmarks can drasically improve the navigability of longer PDF documents. Luckily, it’s a snap to create them in Adobe Acrobat. This ip explains how.

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Extract pages from a PDF in Acrobat

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Acrobat allows users to extract individual pages from PDF documents. This is a very convenient function for users looking to obtain excerpts of longer documents.

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MacFixit posts fix for slow Acrobat 6, Reader 6 printing

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MacFixit.com suggests that deleting Preferences
files for Acrobat 6 or Reader 6 under Mac OS X may
resolve a significant printing slowdown some users
have reported after upgrading.

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