Using Gmail Instead Of Adobe Reader

    March 21, 2006

Lifehacker offers a good tip for those using systems where they can’t install Adobe Reader (or those who just don’t want the bloated piece of crap): Use Gmail.

Just email the PDF to yourself, and Gmail will give you the option of reading it converted into HTML. Cool deal, homes.

If you can’t say no to the Adobe Reader, here’s my handy guide to optomizing Reader 7 to run a hell of a lot faster (70% 90%, if I had to come up with a percentage).

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