Reader - Minimalist PDF viewer 6.2 macOS

Reader - Minimalist PDF viewer 6.2

This is the full version of Reader, which includes basic annotations including highlighting and writing yellow notes.

Free version is 'Reader | Basic'.

Minimalist design with powerful tools for reading, particularly academic documents:

  • Select text and cmd-F to see only the sentences in the document with the selected text
  • Selet text and ‘H’ for yellow highlight
  • Select text and cmd-shift-h for grey highlight
  • 'h' without selecting text to see all highlights
  • Select text and ‘X’ to strikethrough with red line. '
  • ESC to go in and out of fullscreen
  • Single page in regular view, two pages in full screen view
  • Spacebar for page down (arrow keys can also be used)

White background in full-screen view since documents are usually white and therefore provides a clean reading space without a harsh black border

Integrated with the Author word processor to provide instant citations through simply copying and pasting text using the Visual-Meta method as shown in the last screenshot and as described at

  • text to see all highlighted text
  • ’n’ to see any Names in the document
  • cmd-shift-c to copy as citation
  • Integrated with Liquid to provide hundreds of commands in less than one second on any selected text
  • If document has Visual-Meta from the Author word processor:
  • cmd- to collapse the document into an outline if the document has headings