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How do I set Safari on Mac OS X to show PDFs using Preview instead of Adobe Reader?

How do I set Safari on Mac OS X to show PDFs using Preview instead of Adobe Reader?

I shouldn't have installed Adobe Reader on my Mac. But now that I have, how do I set Safari to (go back to) show PDFs using Preview (as the inline PDF display plug-in) instead of Reader? Do I need to uninstall Reader?

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Guest [Entry]

The "Right Way" to accomplish this is actually within the Adobe Reader app. Just go into preferences, click Internet, and uncheck Display PDF in Browser. Simple and non-destructive, since Adobe will almost certainly attempt to "repair" itself when it notices the plugin file missing at the next security update.
Guest [Entry]

You should be able to "Get Info" on a PDF (cmd+I or right click the file) and then set the default viewer for that file type.