What is Impressive

Are free and open to the public in the development of the project Impressive Mr Martin J. Fiedler, is a PDF viewing software for presentation.
It is not only / Down + page full-screen, spotlight, highlight rectangle, such as a page thumbnail is available.
Are made in the language Python, sources are available.

System requirements

OS : Windows NT/2000/XP

How to download

  1. Go to the page of Impressive of sourceforge.
  2. Home page appears, click the "Download" from the menu at the top of the screen.
  3. Impressive download screen appears, click the "Impressive" in the table.
  4. Download file selection screen is displayed, click towards the "", to download.

How to install

  1. Unzip to any folder, the file that you downloaded.
  2. Create a desktop shortcut of "impressive.exe" group in the extracted files.


How to use

  1. Drag and drop the "Impressive.exe" shortcut on the desktop, the PDF file.
  2. Screen DOS window will appear for a while, and then, the title of the "Impressive" is displayed in full screen.
  3. The following operations, browse the contents of a PDF file.
    • paging : Left-click the mouse/[PageDown]/[Space]
    • back paging : Right-click the mouse/[PageUp]/[Backspace]
    • Exit presentation : [Q]/[Esc]
    • Spotlight : Switch ON/OFF=[Enter], Resize=[+]/[-]/Mouse wheel
    • Rectangle highlights : configuration=Left mouse button and drag, erase=right-click in the rectangle
    • Zoom double : Switch ON/OFF=[Z], move the zoom position=Right mouse buttom and drag
    • Thumbnail page : [Tab]