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Adobe Reader Alternative for Mac, MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

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PDF files are one of the most popular forms of digital documents. They can be easily accessed across different hardware devices and software platforms. And with the right tools, you can perform most of the editing tasks associated with physical documents, including creating markups on important content. This article will tell you how to read and edit with the best PDF reader.

Part 1Best PDF Editing Tool for Mac (Sierra Included)

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Like to have an Adobe Reader alternative for Mac computer to read PDF files? If so, you might want to try Wondershare PDFelement for Mac. It's a smart application for iMac, MacBook Pro and MacBook Air to read PDF files, draw attention to PDF content, change text, edit pages, and fill out PDF forms. And unlike Adobe Reader for Mac, it responds faster when you open a PDF file with it.

Download Mac Adobe Reader alternative to have a try. If you have a Windows computer, please download the Windows Adobe Reader alternative.

Part 2Highlights for Adobe Reader Alternative for Mac

1. Fill and Save PDF Forms

Adobe Reader cannot save filled PDF forms on computer. It only lets you fill out a form for printing. As the best Mac Adobe Reader for Mac, Wondershare PDFelement for Mac not only lets you fill a form, but also save forms with data filled. So after filling the form, you can email forms to people without going through the procedure of printing, scanning, and sending.

2. Change PDF text, images, and pages

If you like, you're capable of adding new text, correcting typos, adjusting images on a PDF file. With simple clicks, you're able to insert, extract and delete PDF pages, merge and split PDF files. And these are not available on Adobe Reader for Mac, but its alternative.

3. Convert PDF to Word Doc

To reuse PDF content, click "Convert" to export PDF to Microsoft Word. After the conversion, you can copy text and rearrange the content.

4. Display PDF documents in 4 modes

Adobe Reader for Macintosh display PDF documents in 2 modes: single and single continuous. As the best Adobe Reader for Mac, Wondershare PDFelement for Mac lets you view PDF files in 4 modes: single, single continuous, facing, and facing continuous. For me, facing is really help when you need to check the info side by side.

5. A range of annotation and markup tools to draw attention to PDF content

Of course, with Adobe Reader for Mac, you can highlight, underline, strikethrough PDF text, add sticky note and text box to comment the idea. Actually, Wondershare PDFelement for Mac offers more intuitive tools to do the job. Besides those mentioned tools, you can also draw circles, clouds, arrows, etc.

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Published: May 13,2015 17:52 pm / Updated: May 23,2017 14:56 pm

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