PDF Viewer - open in PDF Reader

PDF Viewer - open in PDF Reader

PDF Viewer use HTML5 to display and edit any PDF files directly in Chrome. PDF Converter and PDF Editor tool online.

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What is PDF Viewer - open in PDF Reader?

PDF Viewer - open in PDF Reader is an innovative Chrome extension that leverages JavaScript and HTML5 Canvas to render PDF files. It makes PDF handling swift and efficient, letting you edit, convert, annotate, and secure files. You can also connect it to your Dropbox, OneDrive, Google Drive, or Box for easy file sharing between desktop and web apps. Simply right-click on any link, select 'Open and Download with PDF Viewer' to use the tool.

Rating: 4.54 (48)
Version: 0.0.3 (Last updated: 2023-06-22)
Creation date: 2023-02-03
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very high risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • webRequest
  • webNavigation
  • storage
  • contextMenus
Host permissions:
  • <all_urls>
Size: 2.39M
Email: Click to see
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PDF Viewer Online brings true innovation to the PDF world - it's the fully-functional web application.Designed to accommodate your busy lifestyle, it offers a complete application you can take with you wherever you go.

PDF.js is a JavaScript library that renders Portable Document Format files using the web standards-compliant HTML5 Canvas. Its implementation uses the Canvas element from HTML5, which allows for fast rendering speeds. It is community-driven and supported by Mozilla Labs.

Edit, convert, annotate, secure and more…

Take your files with you: Connect file to your Dropbox, OneDrive, Google Drive, and Box accounts to share files between your desktop and web apps.

To operate with this extension, please right-click on any link and then click on - Open and Download with PDF Viewer - item from the context menu. The files will first be "downloaded" and then "opened" in a default Viewer (the one which is set on the options page). Please note that the file will be downloaded in the "default" download folder on your machine.

We really hope that our extension will be useful to you! We look forward to your feedback and ratings! Also write your suggestions for improving the functionality.Title in other locales

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These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Easy to use
  • Lightweight and runs smoothly
  • Can be used to view PDFs without downloading them
  • Keeps track of where users left off in their documents
  • Does not allow for editing or converting
  • Cannot set as default PDF viewer
  • Print quality with the extension is poor
  • Cannot change the width of PDF bookmark window
Most mentioned
  • Viewing PDFs
  • Lack of editing feature
  • Ease of use
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Risk impact

PDF Viewer - open in PDF Reader is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install PDF Viewer - open in PDF Reader if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

PDF Viewer - open in PDF Reader is very likely to contain malware and should not be trusted. Avoid installing.

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