How to Open a PDF in Book View with Side by Side Pages as You are Reading a Book

If you want to view a PDF in Book View, then follow the below steps:

Step 1: Open the PDF using Adobe PDF Reader.

Step 2: Go to View > Page Display and select Show Cover Page in Two Page View, as in the following screen shot:

Open PDF in Book View

Step 3: Now, again go to View > Page Display and select Two Page View, as in the following screen shot:

Two PageView in PhotoShop

The opened PDF will be automatically set in the Book View with the First Shown as the Title Page and the other pages will be set Side by Side. This is the Layout the We, Book Interior Layout Designer and Book Formatters follow when Formatting a Book for Print.


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