Re: free alternative acroread
On Fri, 2 Oct 2009 12:31:36 +0530 (IST)
Girish Kulkarni <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thu, 1 Oct 2009, Andreas Goesele wrote:
> > Is there any free pdf-reader with a similar option? Or, is there any
> > easy way to achieve the same effect with free pdf-readers which
> > don't have the option?
> The print menu in Evince lets you scale the document and watch a
> preview (see the Page Setup tab). And the Print Setup menu lets you
> specify paper size. Wouldn't this do what you want?
The missing part is doing it automatically and by default on documents. Having
to do it each time is annoying and can be enough not to switch. Personally I
haven't found any PDF reader that competes with acroread for text quality,
image rotation and presentation support.