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Adobe Reader 7 Revealed: Working Effectively with Acrobat PDF Files by Ted Padova

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Chapter 16. Using the Web and Media

Adobe Reader offers several ways for you to play interactive content contained in PDF files. You can view PDFs you find on the Web from within your Web browser. You can also play a PDF file's sound and video clips either in Adobe Reader itself or in your browser.

When Acrobat Standard or Professional users create PDF documents derived from Web pages that contain Flash animation, the resulting PDF documents play the animation sequences. Once opened in Adobe Reader, the animation plays much the way it does when you view the files on the Web.

Viewing PDFs in Web Browsers

Whenever you locate a PDF document on the Web, you have two ways to view the file. You can view it in Adobe Reader or in your Web browser. For Web ...

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