Reading a short story in PDF format requires software such as Adobe Acrobat Reader DC or Foxit Reader 7. These programs run on personal computers and mobile devices.
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC is a free application that allows users to read, print and comment on PDF files. This program works with all PDF files, including fillable forms. Adobe Acrobat Reader. DC runs on the Windows, Mac OS and Android operating systems.
Foxit Reader 7 is a PDF reader that also allows users to import scanned documents and convert existing files to PDF format. The program also offers security encryption and file access restriction. Other features include group reviewing and digital signature verification. Foxit Reader 7 runs on the Windows, Mac OS, Linux and Citrix platforms.