Default PDF Viewer

Enable this options to set Foxit Reader as your default PDF viewer.This option will take effect under the administrator account.

Check 'System PDF Viewer' to set Foxit Reader as system default PDF viewer.

Check 'Web Browser PDF Viewer' to set Foxit Reader as the default PDF viewer in web browsers and remove the corresponding setting under Preferences > File Associations > Advanced.

Supported on: Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or later
Web Browser PDF Viewer
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE or HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Foxit\Reader 8.0\Preferences
Value NameDefaultEmbedReaderMode
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value1
True Value1
False Value0
System PDF Viewer
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE or HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Foxit\Reader 8.0\Preferences
Value NameDefaultPDFReaderMode
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value1
True Value1
False Value0

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