As a small and fast PDF viewer, Foxit Reader currently has over 50 million users all around the world. After keeping users waiting for almost two months, Foxit Reader 3.0 has been released and introduces many fascinating new features such as multimedia design and Foxit OnDemand Content Management.
- Enticing Multimedia Design
Now users can not only play multimedia in Foxit Reader, but also are
empowered to add, edit or delete multimedia files with the incredible Movie
Tool and Sound Tool.
- Attachment Panel
Lists all the attached files in the PDF document, and provides a number of
common options that helps users manage the attachments, such as opening,
deleting and adding description to the attachments. Users can also change
the security settings when opening an attachment in this panel.
- Thumbnail Panel
Shows thumbnail images for each PDF page and allows users to quickly view
relevant portions of a PDF file. Now users can navigate through PDFs with
- Layout Panel
Lists PDF layers in the document, allows users to control the display of
some certain content areas.
- Metric Unit Support
Within the preferences dialog box it gives users the option to set the unit
of page dimension in either metric system or imperial system.
- Auto-scrolling with Middle Mouse Button
In the Hand Tool reading mode, users can perform auto-scrolling by holding
the middle mouse button/wheel mouse button down.
- Awe-Inspiring Foxit OnDemand Content Management
This new add-on enables users to organize, share and collaborate on
documents and forms online. Users can upload from Foxit Reader or send
documents with ease. Advanced features include workflow driven document
sharing, revisions of documents, CollabRoom for group collaboration.
- Firefox Support
With Firefox Plugin, users can view and work with PDF files loaded in Foxit
Reader with Firefox web browser.
- Improved Select Text Tool
Not only used for selecting text, but also enables users to add most types
of annotations, including highlight, strikeout, underline, squiggly,
- Enhanced Print Setup
Supports printing separate pages or a range of pages by entering 1, 3, 7-10
or whatever in the Pages text box within the Print dialog box.
- Better Annotation Control
Allows users to align and center multiple annotations on PDF pages,
including Notes, Drawing Markups and Typewriter Comments.
- Advanced Toolbar Control
Completely rearranges the toolbar layout and allows users to easily
customize the tools that appear in Foxit Reader.
- Better Permission Control
Disables and grays out some UI elements when users are not allowed to
perform the corresponding operations on the protected PDF document.
- Improved Upgrade Mode
Foxit Updater Preferences dialog box allows the user to configure the update
settings. Foxit Reader supports the ability to check for updates
automatically on a weekly or monthly basis.
- Improved Popup Note
A popup note turns transparent when it is open but not selected. Users can
also cut, copy or paste text in the new popup note.
- Enhanced Shortcut Keys Input
Press F11 to enter or exit the full screen mode. Use keyboard shortcuts to
fill PDF forms easily.
- Transferrable preferences Settings
Foxit Reader creates an INI file to save user's preferences settings so that
it can be easily kept and transferred. Users can keep their own settings and
don't have to configure them when Foxit Reader is updated or moved.
- Many Bug Fixes
Tools and Utilities
3.0 Build 1120
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