Adobe Reader - Set as Default PDF Handler

September 2016


How to Choose the Default Program for Reading PDF files?


You have installed another PDF reader on your PC and since then documents won't open with Adobe Reader!
Here's a simple way to set Adobe Reader as your default PDF Handler:
  • Open Adobe Reader
  • Click on the Edit menu > Preferences.
  • Go to General > Application Startup.
  • Click on Select Default PDF Handler > Adobe Reader
  • You should get a confirmation message:

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