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Windows 7: is pdf reader bloatware?

05 Dec 2011   #1
fluidmotion

Win7 Starter 32 bits
 
 
is pdf reader bloatware?

Is pdf reader bloatware?


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05 Dec 2011   #2
kado897

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 

I take it you mean Adobe PDF reader. There are better ones Foxit for instance is the one I prefer. Secure PDF Reader
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05 Dec 2011   #3
nikosawolfie

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kado897 View Post
I take it you mean Adobe PDF reader. There are better ones Foxit for instance is the one I prefer. Secure PDF Reader
Foxit is great, so much faster than Adobe garbage.
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05 Dec 2011   #4
Corazon

Windows 7 Professional SP1 32-bit
 
 

Huge +1!

Adobe...*shudder*...a prime example of bloatware that's lost sight of its primary purpose, to be a simple PDF reader. I consider it what I call tentacleware: too many fingers in the OS and folders all over the place.

Foxit is still awesome to this day
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05 Dec 2011   #5
kado897

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Corazon View Post
Huge +1!

Adobe...*shudder*...a prime example of bloatware that's lost sight of its primary purpose, to be a simple PDF reader. I consider it what I call tentacleware: too many fingers in the OS and folders all over the place.

Foxit is still awesome to this day
Oh yes.
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