Your computer is installed with lots of PDF supporting software. How to set Foxit Reader as the default software to read PDF files. This article will guide you how to open PDF files with Foxit Reader by default.
You want to set Foxit Reader as the default tool for viewing PDF files. This article will guide you how to set Foxit Reader as the default software for reading PDF documents.
HOW TO OPEN PDF FILES WITH FOXIT READER BY DEFAULT
Step 1: After installing Foxit Reader, click on the software`s icon on the Desktop (if you agreed to place the icon on the Desktop in the installation).
If there is no icon, shortcut on Desktop, you can open the software from the Start Menu. In particular, enter Foxit Reader into the Search Programs and files part on the Start Menu, then the result will be displayed right on the screen.
Step 2: There are 2 ways to set Foxit Reader as the default software to open PDF files.
Method 1: When you open Foxit Reader, you will receive a notification that Foxit Reader is not the default tool for reading PDF files on the computer.
- You can select OK so that the system sets Foxit Reader as the default software for opening PDF format automatically.
Method 2: Open the software, click on FILE, then select Preferences (you can open this mode by the the hot key combination : Ctrl+K).
A window will appear, select Files Associations. Then, click on Make Default PDF Viewer on the right corner of the window. Wait for a moment so that the system sets up the default mode automatically.
When the process finishes, click OK to complete the install process.
After setting Foxit Reader as the default software to read PDF documents, any PDF documents are also read by this software. With outstanding features such as inserting audios, images, notes, setting password to protect documents, setting Foxit Reader as the default software to read PDF files will help you manipulate more quickly when working with PDF documents.
Wish you success!