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Skim for Mac

Skim 1.1.9

  -  3.43 MB  -  Freeware
  • Latest Version

    Skim 1.7.2

  • Operating System

    Mac OS X

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  • Author / Product

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  • Filename

    Skim-1.1.9.dmg

  • MD5 Checksum

    bd85285deaaa78d319501f3d25300a60

Sometimes latest versions of the software can cause issues when installed on older devices or devices running an older version of the operating system.

Software makers usually fix these issues but it can take them some time. What you can do in the meantime is to download and install an older version of Skim 1.1.9.


For those interested in downloading the most recent release of Skim for Mac or reading our review, simply click here.


All old versions distributed on our website are completely virus-free and available for download at no cost.


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What's new in this version:

New Features
- Remember last used export types for Skim note files.
- New hidden preference to autosave a document.
- Add support for SyncTeX. Thanks Jerome Laurens for providing the SyncTeX parser.
- New hidden preference to use logical page numbering.
- Improvements to skimnotes tool.

Bugs Fixed
- Prevent calling Leopard-only methods. This fixes a bug that prevented Export and Save As on Tiger.
- Make sure the last chosen export type is remembered only for Export.
- Workaround for a system leak when loading appcasts for update checking.
- Fix exported FDF.
- Fix various leaks.
- Try other dvi conversion tools when the default one is not found.