I use Firefox to show PDFs created from Beamer documents in presentation mode.
Here is how my workflow looks with Firefox:
Enter this command to launch the presentation:
open -a Firefox slides.pdf
Press control + alt + p to switch to presentation mode. Alternatively, click the "Switch to Presentation Mode" button (the square button with ...
On CTAN, there is a somewhat dated script, AcroReloadPDF, available that was originally written for pre-9 versions of Acrobat Reader for Linux, in order to add a "Reload" entry to the File menue.
Under Unix-like systems, it goes into the
Though not tested beyond Linux, it may turn out to be ...
So...... Instead of actually changing the display setting, I found a work-a-round that is practical but not elegant. Basically, I am magnifying the pages to be an extremely large absolute size. Then when Google Chrome (or another viewer) opens it, the viewer zooms out until it is able to fit one page width (by default).
Adding the line below does the ...