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GoodReader is a top option for viewing, reading, annotating, and moving documents on the iPad. It features a full and robust suite of PDF features and viewing support for a large variety of document types.
What's NewiOS 7 compatibility fix. This is just a quick fix for the most critical iOS 7 compatibility issues. A full-scale major update with a new design is coming soon.
GoodReaderUSB, our famous USB utility, can be found here:
Attention developers! If you have an app that generates or downloads files meant to be read and annotated, and you want to use GoodReader's powerful engine to do that, you can take advantage of our new SendToGoodReader SDK. This SDK is absolutely free of charge. Details can be found here: goodreader.com/dev
App DescriptionGoodReaderÂ® is the super-robust PDF reader for iPad - the #1 selling non-Apple app for iPad in USA in 2010! Mashable describes it as â€śa Swiss Army knife of awesome!â€ť Reviews worldwide hail it as â€śessential,â€ť â€śthe best,â€ť â€śmagnificentâ€ť and â€śthe killer appâ€ť. With GoodReader on your iPad, you can read virtually anything, anywhere: books, movies, maps, pictures. Use it once and youâ€™ll be hooked. Soon you'll be wondering how you ever managed to use your iPad without GoodReader.
GoodReader has earned its accolades by the way it handles huge PDF and TXT files, manuals, large books, magazines, and renderings of 100 mb and more with great speed. The ability to mark-up PDFs opens up new doors to GoodReader users who can now use typewriter text boxes, sticky notes, lines, arrows, and freehand drawings on top of a PDF file.
Besides reading, you can also sync your files with remote servers:
â€˘ sync with Dropbox, SkyDrive, SugarSync and any WebDAV, AFP, SMB, FTP or SFTP server
â€˘ sync entire folders or individual files separately
â€śGoodReader has a beautiful soul.â€ť Mobilitysite
GoodReader not only supports massive PDF and TXT files, but also handles the most popular file types:
â€˘ MS Office - .doc, .ppt., .xls
â€˘ iWork â€™08/â€™09
â€˘ HTML and Safari webarchives
â€˘ High resolution images
â€˘ Even audio and video!
â€śUltimately, GoodReader is one of those apps that makes the iPad better. Itâ€™s a solid, reliable productivity app that will certainly enhance the user experience of anyone who wants to make the iPad part of their workflow.â€ť 148apps
ANNOTATE! Annotation is a feature long sought after by users who want to add their own mark-ups to PDFs, especially those collaborating as a team on shared documents. The types of annotations that can be created and edited in GoodReader include typewriter text boxes, popup comments ("sticky notes"), text highlights, freehand drawings, lines, arrows, rectangles, ovals, cloudy shapes, text underlines, strikeouts, text insertion marks.
MANAGE FILES! GoodReader lets you create folders, move, copy and rename your files; zip, email, unzip and unrar them; plus send your files to other apps.
TRANSFER FILES! Within moments of downloading GoodReader, youâ€™ll be transferring files in a number of ways: directly from your computer over a USB cable or WiFi connection, from the Internet or from email attachments. It also easily integrates with Dropbox, SkyDrive, Google Drive, SugarSync, box.net and other WebDAV, AFP, SMB, FTP and SFTP servers.
SYNC YOUR FILES AND FOLDERS! The amazing Auto Sync feature will work with Dropbox, SkyDrive, SugarSync, box.net, and any other WebDAV, AFP, SMB, FTP or SFTP server.
â€śPossibly the greatest app of all time.â€ť Damego
PDF HYPERLINKS! The PDF hyperlink feature allows you to quickly jump back and forth within the document. Tapping a link quickly whisks you across a huge PDF book in an instant, and the â€śGo Backâ€ť button will take you back to the page you came from.
MORE VIEWING AREA! With no bars or buttons blocking the text, youâ€™ll experience true full-screen reading. Do your documentâ€™s pictures split in halves across two pages? Thatâ€™s not a problem with GoodReader â€“ one of the only apps to offer a special double-page mode for viewing the entire spread! And if large page margins are annoying, get rid of them with GoodReaderâ€™s special PDF crop tool!
ZOOM! You can even use the 50x zoom, giving you a better view without distorting the image. Perfect for PDF maps and drawings.
TEXT SEARCH! If you know what youâ€™re looking for, the Text Search feature helps you find your way to the exact info you want in any PDF or TXT file.
TONS OF OTHER FEATURES! We keep surprising our existing users with new features by constantly releasing free updates. We don't just do small fixes, we actually improve the app all the time!
LEARN MORE! www.goodreader.com
September 26, 2013 New version 3.19.4
February 21, 2013 New version 3.19.2
February 10, 2013 New version 3.19.0
October 25, 2012 New version 3.18.6
October 11, 2012 New version 3.18.4
October 02, 2012 New version 3.18.2
April 01, 2010 Initial Release