Microsoft Edge is the default program for opening PDF files on Windows 10. In four easy steps, you can make Acrobat DC or Acrobat Reader DC your default PDF program.
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These steps do not work for PDFs stored in SharePoint - they always open in the browser, irrespective of the Win10 file handler settings. With some browsers there is an Acrobat extension which does allow you to then open the PDF in the app, but there is no extension for Edge browser on Windows 10.
I have Acrobat DC and also Acrobat Reader DC installed on my computer and I want to make Acrobat Reader the default app. I changed the settings as per the above instructions however, whenever I open open a PDF file, it open it oin Acrobat DC.
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