Foxit Reader is light and best free alternative to Adobe PDF reader to view PDF files, today Foxit Software has released a major version Foxit Reader 5 and it is now available for download.


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The version 5 brings several features and introduces a new Ribbon like interface similar Nitro PDF Reader, but the UI is disabled by default.Users can enable it by going through main UI and click on “choosing Tools—> Customize Toolbars”, then select “Use Tabbed Toolbar mode after restarting” and restart the program.

The key feature of Foxit Reader 5 is support for XFA electronic form-filling, which can fit a document to the width of the page and split the screen into two or four panes.Other key features include increased security, preview of PDF file attachments in Microsoft Outlook, thumbnail previews of  PDFs in Internet Explorer , customisation tools and more.

Foxit Reader 5 features :

  1. Supports XFA form filling.
  2. Supports to open the RMS¨Cprotected PDFs with Foxit Reader.
  3. Supports to customize shortcut keys for various commands.
  4. Supports to reload the opened PDF document that is modified by other PDF tools.
  5. The new Split View mode allows you to divide the PDFs into two panes or four panes.
  6. Fit Visible mode enables the PDF pages to fit the width of the window.
  7. Supports Tabbed Toolbar Mode.
  8. Supports 11 different page transition types in the full screen mode.
  9. Offers four nice skins for appearance change.
  10. Supports to search keywords in the comment and bookmark.
  11. Enables you to preview a PDF attachment in Microsoft Outlook.
  12. Displays the PDF files in the Windows Explorer as the thumbnails if Foxit Reader has been set as the default PDF viewer.
  13. Adds more available command lines.

Downlod Foxit Reader 5

 

[via Foxit PR ]