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swtitching between tabs in full screen mode

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Jul 15, 2019

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Hi,

I cannot find any key shortcut to switch between tabs in adobe acrobat reader in full screen mode. In regular mode key combination ctrl + tab works fine, but in full screen doesn't. Can you help me with that?

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swtitching between tabs in full screen mode

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Hi,

I cannot find any key shortcut to switch between tabs in adobe acrobat reader in full screen mode. In regular mode key combination ctrl + tab works fine, but in full screen doesn't. Can you help me with that?

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Hi There,

I understand the situation, as you are looking to switch the tabs in full-screen mode. Unfortunately, this option is not available as once we are in a full-screen mode we are focusing on a particular document at a time. In the regular mode, you can open multiple files in different tabs.

If you are in a presentation and want the two documents to appear as continuous pages you can try to merge the two PDF files into a single document.

Let us know if this works for you.

Regards,

Amal

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New Here ,
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Amal wrote: "Unfortunately, [switching tabs] is not available as once we are in a full-screen mode we are focusing on a particular document at a time."

I disagree. "Focusing on one particular document" is besides the point. I often need to switch between documents, which requires leaving full-screen mode, switching tabs. and re-entering full-screen mode. The unnecessary change between modes wastes time and is visually quite jarring. It's especially annoying on my tablet, where I have to use the tiny menu to switch back to full-screen. All of this take my focus away from my task of comparing and constrasting multiple documents.

Please strongly consider the feature request of allowing tab switching in full-screen. I'm sure your engineers can find a clever way to make it work with touch, too (instead of just ctrl-tab).

Please do your best to fully support as many functions as possible in full-screen mode. My eyes will thank you!


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