By Lori DeFurio January 23, 2006
To set the initial view or zoom level when opening a PDF you can use the Document Properties Initial View tab (File > Document Properties or Control-D). From this dialog box (shown below) you can set how the PDF will open in Adobe Reader.
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I dont have the “initial view” option under file—> properties. How can i add this tab?
Hi Cliff Gleason,
These settings allow to control how other people see the initial view when you send them a PDF.
You can achieve similar results in Reader under Preferences, Page Display.
This is only available when using Acrobat Std. or Pro. not the free Adobe Reader.
I don’t have the “Initial View” tab. What should I do to see it?
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