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Previewing a PDF attachment in a message (mobile client)

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When a pdf file is attached to a conversation, you have the option to preview the file without downloading it. Tap the pdf document which is attached in a conversation.

  • On the Android mobile client, the document opens and the sidebar is also shown on your screen. Tap  to close the sidebar. Choose one of the following:
    • Tap the back arrow at the top left corner of your screen to exit the pdf view and return to the conversation view.

    • Scroll in the document to read it.

    • Tap  at the top of the screen to open the search box. Type the word or words that you want to search in the box.

      Use the right arrow to navigate to the next result, or the left arrow to navigate to the previous result.

    • Navigate to  >  to view the page thumbnails. Tap a thumbnail and navigate quickly to the specific page.
    • Navigate to  >  to view the table of contents of the document. Tap a title shown at the left side of the screen and navigate quickly to the specific section.
    • See the number of document’s pages at the top of the screen.

    • In the search field, enter the number of the page you want to find and navigate to the specific page.

    • Tap  to zoom in.

      Each time you tap the zoom in button, the screen will increase until it reaches the maximum zoom level.

    • Tap  to zoom out.

      Each time you tap the zoom out button, the screen will decrease until it reaches the original zoom level.

    • Tap  in the upper right corner of the screen. Choose one of the following:
      • Go to First Page

      • Go to Last Page

      • Rotate Clockwise

      • Rotate Counterclockwise

      • Vertical Scrolling

      • Horizontal Scrolling

      • Document properties

  • On the iOS mobile client, the document opens and you have the following options:
    • Scroll in the document to read it.

    • Tap Done at the top left corner of your screen to return to the conversation view.

    • Tap  at the top right corner of your screen to share the document with other applications.

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