The results appear in the page order. Each item listed includes a few words of context and an
icon that indicates the type of occurrence. If necessary, click the plus sign (+) to expand the
search results. Then select an instance in the results to view that instance in the PDF.
(Optional) Click the New Search button to start a new search task.
2. Moving and Resizing Search Box
The advanced search box can float or be docked. You can also resize the box with ease.
To float the docked search box, please drag it by its title bar to another location in the work
To move the floating search box, drag it by its title bar to another location in the work area.
To resize the floating search box, drag any corner point to adjust.
To dock the floating search box, double-click the title bar or drag it by the title bar to its
Playing a Movie or a Sound Clip
PDF has extended itself to the richness of multimedia support and playing capabilities. Some PDF
files may be multifaceted with multimedia, including sound, music and video clips. Each movie
and sound file usually includes a play area from which the media can be activated. The play area
typically appears on the PDF page as an image or a blank rectangle, but can also be invisible. To
play the media files, please make sure you have the necessary media player installed on your
To play a movie or a sound, please do the following:
Select the Hand tool
, and click the play area of the movie or sound file. When the
pointer is positioned over the play area, it changes to the play mode icon.
Note: To protect your computer from viruses, Foxit Reader will pop up a dialog box soliciting your
approval before playing multimedia files.
For more information, please refer to “ Adding Video & Audio ” for details.
Working with Asian Languages in PDFs
If you try to open PDF files for which the correct language font kits have not been installed on
your computer, you will automatically be prompted by Foxit Reader to download and install the
required language font kits. As soon as you have the correct font kits installed on your computer,
Foxit Reader lets you view, search, and print PDF documents with Asian (Traditional and
Simplified Chinese, Japanese, and Korean) language text.