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Highlights is a PDF reader that extracts highlighted text, notes, and image selections from PDFs and lets you share them via email, archive them to shoebox applications such as Evernote, DEVONthink, and VoodooPad, or just save them to portable formats such as Markdown and HTML.

PDFs are like paper, abundant and made for reading. And like paper, they are typically the end-point of creation, making them difficult to edit or interact with. However, many of us like to highlight, comment, and make notes on PDFs to give feedback, bring out important parts, or summarize the content. If you end up having to go back

What's New

Version 1.5.3 (1.5.1):

Note: The downloadable demo is at 1.5.1. The version available for purchase on the Mac App Store is version 1.5.3.

New Features:
  • Smoother experience when annotating on macOS Sierra and High Sierra
  • Interface now remembers size and position of both window and split view dividers
Minor improvements:


  • OS X 10.10 or later

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Current Version (1.x)


Downloads 2,823
Version Downloads 229
License Demo
Date 16 Jan 2018
Platform Intel 64 / OS X
Price $29.99
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