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Add PDF bookmarks in Acrobat

May 29, 2008


PDF bookmarks can drasically improve the navigability of longer PDF documents. Luckily, it's a snap to create them using Acrobat. This tip explains how.

Just follow these three simple steps:

  1. Use the 'Select Text' tool to highlight the text you wish to reference with a bookmark..
  2. Go to Edit > Add Bookmark (or use the Ctrl+B shortcut) and give your bookmark a relevant name in the 'Bookmarks' tree.

You're done! Simple, huh?

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