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How to Zoom a PDF on Mac(OS Sierra Compatible)

PDF files usually show you lots of pictures and words, but if the word or picture is too small, you may need to zoom in PDF to view details. PDF zoom is an extremely important feature to fit for people. So, how to zoom a PDF on Mac OS(Sierra Included)? It is not a difficult task if you read this article. Next, I will share three ways to zoom in PDF on Mac for all of you.

Part 1. Zoom a PDF by Adobe Acrobat
Part 2. Zoom a PDF by Preview
Part 3. Zoom a PDF by Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate

Part 1. Zoom a PDF by Adobe Acrobat

Known as a leader in PDF, Adobe Acrobat provides a full set of PDF solutions for users. If you use Adobe Acrobat to view PDF on your Mac, there are two ways you can use to zoom in PDF, the one is using the mouse's scroll wheel to zoom, the other is click the plus or minus sign to zoom.

How to Zoom a PDF on Mac by Adobe Acrobat?

Step 1. Add your PDF files to Adobe Acrobat.

At first, you need to run Adobe Acrobat on your Mac, then click the “Open” button to add your PDF file s to it.

Step 2. Start to Zoom PDF on Mac.

You have two ways to zoom in PDF on Mac, you can directly use the mouse's scroll wheel to zoom in or zoom out PDF. Or you can click the plus or minus sign on the top bar to zoom in PDF.

Part 2. Zoom a PDF by Preview

Preview is the PDF viewer of the OS operating system; it enables users to view and print Portable Document Format (PDF) files. Although Preview provides limited features for Mac users, it also allows users to zoom in PDF on Mac.

How to Zoom a PDF on Mac by Preview?

Step 1. Find your PDF file on your Mac, and open it in Preview.

Step 2. As the Adobe Acrobat, just click the plus or minus sign on the top bar, you can zoom in or zoom out PDF on your Mac so that you can view more details.

Part 3. Zoom a PDF by Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate

Here, I will recommend a perfect PDF solution for you, Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate for Mac undoubtedly is the best alternative of Adobe Acrobat. With this PDF tool, PDF zoom is a piece of cake for all of you. Actually, what Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate can do is far more than zoom a PDF on Mac, this all in one PDF solution from Cisdem will make you more productive with PDF in every capacity: edit PDF files, convert normal or scanned PDF file, sign, split, merge, compress, comment, collaborate and organize your PDFs with unprecedented ease and speed.

How to Zoom a PDF on Mac by Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate?

Step 1. Free download and launch it on your Mac.

If you installed Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate on your Mac, just skip this step. If you have not, just click the “Free Download” button to start downloading it. And then you need to install and run it on your Mac. Each user has a chance it try it for free.

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Step 2. Add your PDF files to Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate for Mac.

After running this PDF tool on your Mac, next you need to add your PDF files to it. You can directly add PDF files by drag-n-drop, and you can add multiple at the same time.

Step 3. Start to Zoom PDF on Mac.

Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate also provides two ways to zoom in PDF on Mac. The one is, you can directly use the mouse's scroll wheel to zoom in or zoom out PDF. The other is, click the “Zoom” on the top bar. It is super easy-to-use.

What Preview can do is limited, Mac users needs a more comprehensive PDF solution, Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate for Mac is your best choice. There are many another features of Cisdem PDFManagerUltimate for Mac available:

  • Allow you to edit and annotate PDF files on Mac, you can easily add texts, comments, notes, or shapes (Rectangle, Rounded Rectangle, Circle,) to the PDF, highlight, cross-out, underline text, and draw an arrow or a line for more effective collaboration.
  • Allow you to convert PDF into Microsoft Word, Excel, Text, PowerPoint, Pages, EPUB eBooks, HTML, and images, etc., saving fonts, formatting, and so much time.
  • OCR feature allows you to edit and convert scanned PDF or images.
  • Allow you to split, merge, compress and extract from PDF.
  • Allow you to electronically sign a PDF document by creating new signature with mouse or trackpad using an intuitive signature drawing pad.
  • Allow you to set open passwords for your PDF files to safeguard your PDF files against prying eyes.
 

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2016-09-21 17:36:58 / Posted by to PDF Editor Mac Follow @ Jose

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  • paul

    Thanks for sharing.

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    Useful

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