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Copy, edit, delete, manage

Reader allows you to easily do the following:

Creating folders

There are two ways to create folders:

  1. From the Home page, tap Documents.
  2. Tap Folder View.
  3. Tap or the device's menu button.
  4. Tap Create Folder
  5. Enter a name.
  6. Tap Done.
Alternatively, create a new folder during the Move to Folder workflow.

Copying files

  1. Tap Documents to view the documents list.
  2. Long press a document to display the Action Bar.
  3. Tap .
  4. Tap Duplicate.

Moving files

Note: You can create the destination folder ahead of time or on-the-fly.

  1. Tap Documents to view the documents list.
  2. Long press a document to display the Action Bar.
  3. Tap .
  4. Tap Move.
  5. Tap a folder.
  6. Tap Move.

Renaming files

  1. Tap Documents to view the documents list.
  2. Long press a document to display the Action Bar.
  3. Tap .
  4. Tap Rename.
  5. Enter a name.
  6. Tap Done.

Deleting files

  1. Tap Documents to view the documents list.
  2. Long press a document to display the Action Bar.
  3. Tap any other documents you would like to delete.
  4. Tap .
  5. Tap OK.

Searching for a file

To search for a document by title:

  1. On the Home page, tap Documents.
  2. Tap .
  3. Enter the search term. Highlighted results automatically appear.
  1. On the Home page, tap Documents.
  2. Open a document.
  3. Tap .
  4. Enter the search term. Highlighted results appear in the context of page snippets.
  5. Tap Search.

Frequently asked questions

How do I backup files?

Backing up your files involves syncing your device. All your phone-resident files will now also reside on your computer. Files retrieved from Acrobat.com are always automatically synced if you are logged in to the service.