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Set the Default PDF Viewer

Set PDF Complete as your default viewer in Windows 10.

  1. Click the Windows Key   (Start Button).
  2. Type Control Panel and click on the Control Panel Desktop App.
  3. Choose Programs and then select Default Programs.
  4. From the list of options, click Associate a file type or protocol with a program.
  5. Scroll down, to find the .pdf file type listed under extensions; select it.
  6. Towards the top of the page, choose Change program...
  7. In the How do you want to open .pdf files from now on? dialog box, scroll to the bottom and choose More apps, this will cause a new list to appear.
  8. Scroll to the bottom of this new list and select Look for another app on this PC, to open up the file manager.

  10. In the menu bar, click Local Disk (C:) or its equivalent.

  12. Open the Program Files (x86) folder and open the PDF Complete Folder

  14. Select PDFvista.exe  choose open. This will set PDF Complete as your default PDF viewer.




Set PDF Complete as your default viewer in previous versions of Microsoft.

  1. Open your PDF Complete software.
  2. From the menu bar, select Help and choose Set PDF Viewer.

  3. Click OK to accept the default change, and verify that the 'Set PDF Viewer...' option appears grayed out.


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