Adobe Reader 8.1.2 for Mac
A free, Adobe software that lets you view and print Portable Document Format (PDF) files.
Acrobat Reader for Mac also lets you fill in and submit PDF forms online.
Open format: De facto standard for more secure, dependable electronic information exchange.
Adobe Reader For Mac OS X :
Multiplatform: Viewable and printable on any platform Macintosh, Microsoft Windows, UNIX, and many mobile platforms.
Keep information secure: Digitally sign or password-protect Adobe PDF documents created with Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2
Accessible: Adobe PDF documents work with assistive technology to help make information accessible to people with disabilities.
Searchable: Utilizing full-text search features to locate words, bookmarks, and data fields in documents.
Adobe Portable Document Format
Created by Adobe Systems and perfected over 15 years, Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) allows you to capture and view robust information from any application, on any computer system and share it with anyone world wide.
Get more secure document workflows
Better protect documents, forms, and drawings by utilizing Adobe LiveCycle Policy Server and the new Adobe Online Services Document Center. For the first time, use Reader 8 to digitally sign Adobe PDF documents, allowing recipients to more confidently view and verify the authenticity of PDF files.
Greatly decrease wasted time and paper
For large volumes of information, such as technical manuals, use Reader 8 to condense any type of PDF file into a single booklet for printing. Print only the desired pages on two sides of paper or in a smaller type size to save time and natural resources.
Enjoy a new interface, new tools, and more options
View information more accurately and efficiently with the redesigned, easier to use Adobe Reader for Mac 8 interface. The reading mode will fit more content on the screen while the two-up mode allows you to view page spreads without excess space in the middle. Zoom in, pan over; The loupe feature in Reader 8 lets you take a closer look.
Launch an online, real-time meeting
Instantly collaborate with virtually anyone, anywhere, at any time. Use the Start Meeting button in Reader 8 to access Adobe Acrobat Connect software and deliver real time online training and support or communicate with remote audiences in real time. Accelerate approvals with new Reader 8 features that include shared document reviews, a streamlined review tracker, and an easy to use RSS reader.
Save valuable time working with Adobe PDF files
View, search, print, sign, and collaborate on PDF files. New version 8 includes new time saving markup and review tools, as well as customizable toolbars and combined find and search.
Work with 2D GPU acceleration
Work faster with Reader 8 using the most popular graphics processing units (GPUs), which enhance scrolling and zooming for the rendering of 2D graphics.
Access to new learning resources
Access help and product information. Use the new Beyond Adobe Reader for Mac start center in Reader 8 to review information, about how to use Adobe Reader for Mac more effectively. You can also view regularly updated information about other Adobe products and services.
Use improved accessibility features
Reader 8 helps you meet the accessibility requirements mandated by Section 508 of the amended U.S. Rehabilitation Act. Try the improved read out loud capabilities in Reader 8 or change the reading order of pages or columns after PDF files are tagged to accommodate preferences.