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Using the SMART Ink Document Viewer

Your SMART software includes the SMART Ink Document Viewer. You can use the SMART Ink Document Viewer to view and write or draw over your PDF files. You can also navigate withing files, magnify pages and save and print files, including your ink notes.

ClosedTo start the SMART Ink Document Viewer

  1. In Finder, go to Applications/SMART Technologies.

  2. Double-click SMART Ink Document Viewer.

ClosedTo open a file

  1. Select File > Open.

    The Open dialog box appears.

  2. Browse to and select the file you want to open.

  3. Press Open.

ClosedTo write with pen tools

  1. Pick up a pen from your interactive product’s pen tray.


    Press an ink color button on your interactive pen display.

  2. Write over the open file.


    You can use SMART software to change ink properties.

ClosedTo zoom in or out

ClosedTo adjust the page view settings

  1. Select PDF > PDF Display.

  2. Select the options you want to enable and clear the selection of the options you want to disable.

ClosedTo display the previous page

ClosedTo display the next page

ClosedTo rotate the page

ClosedTo save a file

  1. Select File > Save As.

    A dialog box appears.

  2. Type a name for the file in the Save As box.

  3. Select a location for the file in the Where drop-down list.

  4. Press Save.


    If you wrote over the file, your digital ink is save as a permanent part of the file. When you open the file again later, you’re unable to modify the ink.

ClosedTo print a file

  1. Select File > Print.

    A dialog box appears.

  2. Select your printer from the Printer drop-down menu.

  3. Press Print.