Free & open source PDF viewer & PDF printer

PDF lite is a free and open source PDF viewer and PDF printer. You can convert any document or image to a PDF file – doc to PDF and jpg to PDF.


  • PDF Reader

    View PDF documents quickly and easily with all common features such as search, print and zoom. The perfect lite PDF reader.

  • PDF Converter

    Convert files to PDF like Word to PDF, JPG to PDF, Images to PDF & more. Any program that can print, can convert to PDF.

  • Create PDFs

    Create PDFs from almost any format. All done on a simplistic user-friendly design.

Installing PDF lite

Clicking the download button begins your installation of PDF lite.
You may be offered to install the File Association Manager. For more information click here.
You may be offered to install the Yahoo Toolbar.


  • Testimonials

    PDF lite is free, open source and very light. View a PDF file and it loads quick and runs well. What more would you want? Oh and it’s free and can be used as a PDF converter!

    Samuel Phillip Thomson, New York — USA

    The best program to convert from Word to PDF. Just type your document in Microsoft Word and then select PDF lite as the printer. Doc to pdf! Simple!

    Lauren Davies, Manchester — UK

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    Current Version: 2.0.0
    Major fix for 32-bit machines
    12th November 2014

    Source Code — Current Release, based on the Sumatra PDF project.
    GPLv3 – Open Source