What is the purpose of Adobe Acrobat Reader?

Answer Adobe Reader is a computer program designed to display Portable Document Format (PDF) files. As the freeware product within the Adobe Acrobat software family, it is available for download at no cos... Read More »

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What is the difference between Adobe Acrobat Reader& Adobe Acrobat?

Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Acrobat are both software products developed by Adobe. Both applications can display documents, spreadsheets and images that have been changed into an electronic docu... Read More »

Can you install Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Professional over Adobe Reader 9?

You cannot overwrite Adobe Reader 9 by installing Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Professional because Acrobat is a different software application. Adobe Reader 9 only allows you to view, print or store PDF file... Read More »

How to check box in Adobe Acrobat 8 or Adobe Reader X?

If the original adobe form has been set up with check boxes and other table/form items, great. You can use what the original editor put in. If the form doesn't have what you need, then .. (1) th... Read More »

Do I need Adobe Reader if I have Acrobat?

Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader are programs available from Adobe Systems Incorporated. All the options available in Adobe Reader are also available in Adobe Acrobat, so Reader is not necessary if y... Read More »