How to search a PDF on an iPhone.

Reduce your PDF struggles and learn a quick, simple way to search your PDFs directly on your iPhone.

Quick and easy shortcuts for navigating PDFs are not reserved just for PCs and tablets — in fact, it’s equally easy to search a PDF on an iPhone. Are you interested in learning more? Keep reading this article for a step-by-step guide that details how to search a PDF on an iPhone.

A step-by-step guide for iPhone PDF searching.

Think of the last time you physically scanned PDFs on your mobile device to find something specific. More than likely, it was a tedious and tiresome process.

But that’s not the only way to locate specifics on your mobile PDfs. With the right mobile reader, never again will you have to manually search PDFs on your iPhone to locate a specific word, phrase or section.

This helpful shortcut is easy as can be. Here’s how you can quickly search PDFs on your iPhone.

  1. Launch your PDF reader on your iPhone.
  2. Open the PDF you want to search.
  3. Look toward the upper right on your screen and locate the magnifying glass.
  4. Tap the magnifying glass and type in the text you want to search.
  5. Navigate through the search results that pop up.

Uncover the PDF possibilities.

With PDFs, your workflow can improve immensely. Use PDFs and PDF readers to expedite your workflow, create forms, redact confidential information, and request or deliver signatures simply, efficiently, and speedily.

The good news? Your PDF searching process just got easier — and there’s plenty of other shortcuts and tips that can make using and editing PDFs simpler than ever. Discover what more you can with Adobe Acrobat and Acrobat online services to convert, share, and send PDFs.