On what basis does preview remember the page you were on

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by RestUnknown, Mar 31, 2016.

  1. RestUnknown macrumors regular

    Aug 25, 2011

    I've had weeks without opening a document, that still remembered on what page I was when I reopened it.

    Today I opened a document, read a bit more, closed it and when I re-opened it a few hours later, it was back on page one.

    I don't remember doing anything, so I wonder why it happens?
  2. Fishrrman macrumors G5


    Feb 20, 2009
    Not sure why Preview is "forgetting" where it was, but, to prevent that from happening in the future, just "set a bookmark" when you quit reading.

    All you need to do is type "command-D" (same as Safari), and Preview will "remember" ...

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