Foxit Reader is the best all-in-one pdf reader for Windows, its closest competitor – PDF-XChange Viewer, is another excellent full function pdf viewer.
- Supports opening several pdf files simultaneously with a tabbed interface.
- It allows you view / print / zoom in / zoom out / rotate pdf document freely.
- Supports adding / editing / moving comments and annotations with the typewriter tool,
- Supports adding stickies and text boxed.
- Supports smoothing text / images / line art.
- It ships with the plugin for FireFox and IE.
- Supports exporting to image files in the following formats: jpeg, jpeg2000, tiff, bmp, png, gif, tga, pbm, pgm, ppm, jbig2, wbmp, jng, pcx, dcx.
- Supports extracting text / taking snapshot.
- Data Execution Prevention (DEP) – stops the execution of vicious scripts from virus’s etc.
- It has build-in multilanguage support.
However, many features are only available in the pro version, for example, add / edit bookmarks, summarize comments, insert / extract / delete / crop pages, etc.
PDF-XChange Viewer works on Microsoft Windows 7, Windows XP / Vista / 2000 / 2003 / 2008 (32bit & 64bit ).
Download it from CNET.
Download the portable zip archive or 32/64 bit installer from the product page.