Flip through PDF’s in the Finder

Nov 22, 2010 - 1 Comment

flip pdf finder

If you hover over any multi-page PDF file within the Finder, you’ll see two arrows pop up over the documents icon. If you click these arrows, you can flip through the entire PDF right on your Macs desktop. This tip is obviously a bit more useful when your icons are displayed larger.

On a similar note, you can also play audio files and play movies directly in the Finder by hovering over them as well.

This is a fun tip that shows off the attention to detail in Mac OS X, I hope we see more in the upcoming Mac OS X 10.7 release.

Enjoy this tip? Subscribe to the OSXDaily newsletter to get more of our great Apple tips, tricks, and important news delivered to your inbox! Enter your email address below:

Related articles:

Posted by: Paul Horowitz in Mac OS X, Tips & Tricks

One Comment

» Comments RSS Feed

  1. [...] same kind of hover action allows you to flip through PDF documents and even play movies in the [...]

Leave a Reply

 

Shop for Apple & Mac Deals on Amazon.com

Subscribe to OSXDaily

Subscribe to RSS Subscribe to Twitter Feed Follow on Facebook Subscribe to eMail Updates