User Guide
Nitro PDF Mac

Opening PDF Files

Nitro PDF Pro is a document-based application. With it, you can open existing PDF documents and create new ones.

Opening an Existing PDF

  1. Choose File > Open (Command+O).
  2. Find the PDF you want to open, select it and click Open.

Drag and Drop

You can also drag a PDF's file icon and drop it on the Nitro PDF Pro icon in the Dock to open it.

Open Recent

To re-open a recently opened document, choose File > Open Recent and select from the list.

For information on opening a document stored in iCloud see iCloud and Cloud Storage.

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