How to install Adobe Reader on Linux

There are several free PDF document viewers available on Linux, such as Okular, Evince, etc. When it comes to opening and viewing typical PDF documents, these tools are reasonably good: lightweight and fast. Adobe maintains a Linux version of Adobe Reader, distributed as acroread executable. Compare to open-source alternatives, however, acroread is a bloatware which […]
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How to convert pdf files to jpg format on Linux

While PDF (short for “Portable Document Format”) is a widely used document format supported by a variety of applications on multiple platforms, you may want to convert pdf files to jpg format for several reasons. For example, you may want to embed a pdf file into PowerPoint or OpenOffice Impress presentations, in which case jpg/jpeg […]
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How to convert jpg image file to pdf format on Linux

The jpg format is without any doubt the most popular format used to share images on the Internet. However, there are several advantages in using pdf images compared to jpg images. For one, while jpg is a raster format with lossy compression, pdf is a layout format that contains both vector and raster graphics. This […]
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