How to Install Adobe Reader in Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal

Although in Ubuntu 11.04 has a default PDF reader, Evince. Many users feel comfortable using Adobe Reader, for instance Windows users who have migrated to Ubuntu. Adobe PDF Reader offers rich features which Evince lacks. Adobe Reader also installs a Firefox plugin.

Adobe Reader can be downloaded using Canonical Partner Repository.


If you have’t added Canonical Partner to your repository, open the terminal and type:

sudo add-apt-repository “deb natty partner”
sudo apt-get update
Then run this in the terminal:

sudo apt-get install acroread

Then you access Adobe Reader from, Applications –> Office –> Adobe Reader

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