How do I open a file in Lumin PDF?

Open files in Lumin PDF with ease by uploading new, selecting from existing uploads, or opening directly from Google Drive.

Select a file from the Documents page in Lumin PDF

  1. From the Documents page, select the document list you require: Personal, Organization, or Team documents

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2. Click on the document you require to open from the list of previously uploaded documents

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Import a file into Lumin PDF

  1. Click browse files on the Documents page.
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  2. Select the destination you would like to import from
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  3. Follow the screen prompts to import the document.

  4. Click on the now uploaded document to open and edit 
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TIP: If you import a document from Google Drive or Dropbox, the document stays stored in the location you imported it from and, if synced, any changes you make to it in Lumin PDF are visible in the original storage location.


Open from Google Drive


If you have connected your Google Drive account to Lumin PDF:
  1. Right-click the PDF you wish to open.
  2. Hover over Open with > click on Lumin PDF.
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    -Your document will now load and open in the Lumin PDF viewer & editor