Set fast web view for pdf using command line

Internet is a big book opening to all of us, because it contains sea of information to retrieve. If you upload a pdf file to a server and want people who are going to reading it to view it by pdf fast web view, the file should be set for fast web viewing. Because, with fast web view, the web server sends only the requested page, rather than the entire pdf. This is especially important with large documents that can take a long time to download from a server. More importantly, the way to launch pdf fast web view is pretty simple by using Advanced PDF Tools Command Line. See below.

First step—Downloading

Follow this link you will obtain Advanced PDF Tools

The whole package is just of 3.04 MB, making the download swiftly, do remember to extract it, for it is a zipped package.

Second step—Launching

You are bound to launch MS-DOS command prompt window. Because the command line is bound to be operated under the MS-DOS environment. The procedure is easy, and the following pictures will guide you.

1) click “start” and then go to “Run”



2) input cmd into the following


3) press “ok”, you will find MS-DOS command prompt window popping up


Third step—Inputting

input command line to set fast web view for pdf

it goes below

pdftools.exe -i “C:\input.pdf” -o “C:\output.pdf” “-!” “True”


  • the option -i is to specify a pdf filename or a directory for input,
  • the option -o to specify the pdf file name for output,
  • the option“-!” “True”, the file can be optimized for fast web viewing. The command allows you set fast web view to your PDF document which can be downloaded for viewing on the web one page at a time. If this option is not used, the entire PDF file downloads before it is displayed.

when the input is done, press “enter” key, you will see


Till now, you can upload or share the processed file to a server and when people retrieve it,  it can be vied by pdf fast web view.

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