[xubuntu-users] new pdf file

Victor Forberger vforberger at fastmail.fm
Thu Aug 2 19:48:51 UTC 2018

On 08/02/2018 01:58 PM, John R. Sowden wrote:
> when I updated a laptop from win vista to xubuntu 18.04, it no longer
> used evince to read pdf files.  The new program does not allow me to
> search a pdf for text.  what now?
> John

atril is the new pdf reader, and its functions and layout are like
evince under 14.04 (at least from what I recall).

In 18.04, I'm getting a find box in atril for pdf docs with C-F or the
menu command Edit | Find. It appears at the bottom of the window.

- Victor
Victor Forberger
vforberger at fastmail.fm
blog: http://linuxatty.wordpress.com

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