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What Is Adobe Acrobat Reader?

Acrobat Reader is a free PDF viewer software that lets users view, print, share, comment on, and annotate PDF files. Key features include viewing PDFs on small screens, editing PDF text and images, comparing PDFs, redacting sensitive information, sending PDFs for e-signature, converting PDFs to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, adding password protection, and integrating with Microsoft 365. The software works on Windows, Mac, and mobile devices.

Who Uses Adobe Acrobat Reader?

Cloud-based is a PDF solution that enables businesses of all sizes to view, sign, comment, edit, export, and share documents with annotations and online storage.

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Reviews of Adobe Acrobat Reader

Average score

Overall
4.6
Ease of Use
4.5
Customer Service
4.3
Features
4.4
Value for Money
4.4

Reviews by company size (employees)

  • <50
  • 51-200
  • 201-1,000
  • >1,001
Alejandra
Alejandra
Ingenieur Generaliste in France
Verified LinkedIn User
Higher Education, 1,001–5,000 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Adobe Acrobat is your ally

5.0 2 months ago

Comments: It's positive, its user friendly interface, comprehensive features, and seamless integration across platforms (as Word) have greatly enhanced my productivity and workflow efficiency

Pros:

It has a seamless integration with various platforms and devices, ensuring accessibility and convenience for users. Additionally, its comprehensive range of tools for viewing, editing, and annotating PDFs enhances productivity and collaboration.

Cons:

The free version may lack certain functionalities available only in the paid subscription plans, which could be a drawback for some users.

Frank
Facilities Manager in Canada
Education Management, 51–200 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Subscription version is much better

5.0 last month New

Comments: now that we have a full subscription version everything I do is much more straight forward. I can do all of my editing in one program.

Pros:

it is easy to use without too much training for employees.

Cons:

The free version was too limited for our needs.

Candace
Assistant in US
Fishery, 2–10 Employees
Used the Software for: 6-12 months
Reviewer Source

Good not hard to use

3.0 2 months ago New

Pros:

It's good to have to only open an file but it's hard to use.

Cons:

Extremely hard to use and it makes you pay for everything you do on it. Customer service well it's NOT good at helping you.

Verified Reviewer
Verified LinkedIn User
Hospital & Health Care, 51–200 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Adobe strength

4.0 last month New

Comments: I will continue use it because of its simplisity and time benefit

Pros:

Easy to use, quick signature and less costfull

Cons:

Some features are limited to use because they need you to buy them

Marian
IT Technician in Germany
Industrial Automation, 1,001–5,000 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Adobe Acrobat Reader

5.0 2 weeks ago New

Comments: For open and managing PDF files Acrobat Reader is the wright tool for it. Everything word great and is really fast.

Pros:

When it comes to PDF files Adobe Acrobat Reader is the best app to use. PDF files are open instantly, it has a nice user interface and is easy to use. In case if you need something signed Acrobat Reader is the best tool for you. Also, a nice feature that i really like is the sharing option.

Cons:

No cons for Adobe Acrobat Reader, does everything it says and really good.

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