Pdf Highlighting, Comments and Annotation in Ubuntu

by manojgumber

There is a lack of good pdf reader in linux which offers highlighting , commenting and annotation. Evince, Xournal, pdfedit , kpdf all native linux applications are lacking in these features . But I did not want to go to windows back for highlighting my ebooks. So here I got a solution.

PDF-XChange Viewer is solution to the problem. Though a windows software , It works perfectly in ubuntu linux under wine and nicely goes on with all my needs of pdf highlighting and annotation.Its free version offers all these features . You can download this here. After downloading , just run the installer with wine and it is ready to go. It works perfectly well.

PDF-XChange Viewer is an alternative viewer for PDF files that enables you to view and annotate PDF files. You can add text, sticky notes, and other annotations and save them to the file, which will be compatible with the standard Adobe PDF reader. The program also includes a handy loupe tool to zoom in on selected areas of a document, as well as options to extract text and images, export a documents to image formats, and more. PDF-XChange Viewer offers a modern, tabbed interface and an attractive set of features