By Andrew Kao, Integrated Sales and Support
At times you will need to read two PDF documents side by side to compare contents, make changes, and even copy content from one to the other. Whatever the issue is, with Foxit Reader, you’ve got two easy ways to do it. You can allow multiple instances of Reader to be open at the same time or use the Split View feature.
Allow multiple instances
To bring up an additional Foxit Reader window, just enable the “allow multiple instances” feature. Just go to File -> Preferences -> Documents -> and check “Allow multiple instances”.
Now whenever you double-click a new PDF file, Foxit Reader will open in a separate window.
If you want a side by side—or top and bottom—comparison of different pages within the same document, you can use Foxit Reader’sfeature to view different instances of a document within the same tab. To do this, simply click View > Split, then choose whether you want to split your view vertically or horizontally.
With this feature, you can scroll, zoom, or turn to other pages in one pane without having it affecting the other.
With, all it takes is a few clicks to view two or more files at once without having to switch back-and-forth between tabs.