[LINK] Avoiding evil empires (Adobe PDF Reader etc.) & falling into the hands of smaller but perhaps no less evil operators

Brenda Aynsley bpa at iss.net.au
Sat Sep 25 13:12:55 EST 2010

On 25/09/10 12:36, David Lochrin wrote:
> I'm pretty sure I've read that Foxit has some unpleasant "phone-home" habits, but I can't find the reference quickly so I may be mistaken.

Hi David

Earlier this month at 
http://forums.foxitsoftware.com/showthread.php?t=19939 there is a 
discussion on this and it appears that there is a setting to turn off 
advertisements which has the effect of fixing the phone home issue.

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