“You have read a pdf file on other computer and you know it could be quoted to your paper. But on your computer, you do not have Adobe Acrobat and Reader, you can not open it let alone copy it.” May I understand your problem like this? If I understand it is right and then I will know how to help you in this matter.
Maybe you can download a pdf reader then remember the words on your word document. Or you can download a format converter, convert the pdf file to other editable formats which your computer supports then you can copy it to your paper. Compared with the first one,I feel the second one is more reachable. Because you do not need type the words again, it is a waste of time. By the second way, you can directly copy the content to your paper. If you like to, I will recommad a software to you. It is very helpful in the format converting. It is PDF to PowerPoint Converter which can convert the pdf file to PowerPoint. It is known to all that the ppt format is either editable or copied. By this way we can solve your problem.
It was developed by VeryPDF who has many other software products which have been used widely in our working and study. If you have the needs in the software, maybe you can have a visit of its homepage. https://www.verypdf.com/index.html It also has many other feathers, two of them are very helpful for you: Standalone software, Adobe Acrobat and Reader NOT required! Then you do not worry that you do not have Adobe Acrobat and Reader , you can not use it and the convertion can not be finished. Accurately preserve text, pictures, and layout of the original PDF; So you can convert it tact, you do not worry it will lose some very important information.
Then I will show you how to finish the convertion by pictures.
- First have a familiar of this software by this link. https://www.verypdf.com/pdf2ppt/index.html#dl and read the usage the introduction.
- Download it and enter its interface.
- Add your file to it and choose the options on the menu bar.
- Convert it and save it. Then you can read the pdf file in ppt meanwhile you can copy it to your paper.
Please see the detail way of convertion by pictures. I will take “Example pdf” for example.
Then I will you the converted pdf in PowerPoint, you read and copy it as you wish.