Free PDF Reader for Windows

PDFlite can be used to open and read any PDF file. With it’s light simplistic design you can concentrate on your PDF documents or PDF books, not the software. PDFlite is the best PDF Reader for Windows. It’s free and open source.

Open and Read PDF Files now completely free!

PDF Reading – How to Open and Read PDF Files?

  • Unable to Open PDF?

    Use the best and fastest PDF Reader on the market, PDFlite! We are new, free, and open source. We strive for improvements so will only get better and better.

  • PDF Reader

    Simple clean and lite reading of PDF documents and PDF books in our software. Just download and open a PDF file and read it. We’re a free alternative to Adobe!

  • Print

    Print your PDF documents on any Windows compatible printer, simple and quick. Or you can even use PDFlite as a printer to convert files into PDF.

  • Free Download

    PDFlite is free and open source software, yes, freeware so download now for free. We hear that we’re the best PDF reader you will find for Windows!

  • Accessibility and Search

    If you struggle reading you can zoom in or out so you can read easily. Use the search feature to find data. Also, it’s portable so you can run the exe from anywhere on Windows.

  • Presentation

    Use PDFlite to present documents in a simple manner using our presentation view, or use it to read PDF ebooks clearly and easily. Another reason why we are the best PDF viewer!

Installing PDFlite

Clicking the download button begins installation of InstallIQ™, which manages your PDFlite installation. Learn More.
You may be offered to install the File Association Manager. For more information click here.
You may be offered to install the Yahoo Toolbar.


Viewer Plugin Extension for Web Browsers

We have introduced a web browser plugin for Google Chrome, Firefox and Safari that allows you to read and view PDF files in your browser. It is simple to use, and is installed by default. Unfortunately this only works on Microsoft Windows versions of Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Safari.


File Types: PDF, XPS, DjVU, CBZ and CBR in Windows

PDFlite can read PDF document files, XPS documents, comic book CBR format, and the comic book archive format: CBZ. All of these files can be opened in the browser plugin too.

System Requirements

Works on Windows 7, Windows XP and Windows Vista