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Looking for a software to highlight areas in PDF - Linux

  1. Aug 30, 2016 #1


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    Hey there!
    I am looking for a free PDF viewer that is capable of highlighting areas and text and that is available for Debian (Linux).

    Thanks in advance.
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  3. Aug 30, 2016 #2


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    Can't you do that with Acrobat? I haven't tried it on Linus, but on other platforms it works well.
  4. Aug 30, 2016 #3


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    Evince can do it. It works well in GNOME and Xfce. You can also use it to annotate your PDFs, for which I use it a lot. Seach for "evince" in Synaptic. There are various versions and a browser plugin available.
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