PubGo Plugin for Publications
What is the PubGo plugin?
The PubGo™ plugin* (beta version) for use with Adobe™ Reader™ and Acrobat™ software is designed to complement your publication-reading experience by providing additional information about products that are mentioned in the publication. The first time you download the plugin, you will be asked to associate the PubGo plugin with your active versions of Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat software.
After you’ve done this, each time you open a PDF the tool will automatically run in the background, identifying related products where appropriate. For the Thermo Fisher Scientific family of branded products, you will be presented with links to product detail pages and, in some cases, more information about the product.
The PubGo plugin helps researchers to discover products and reproduce experiments with minimal effort.
- Quickly identify relevant products and related material (e.g., product protocols, prices, alternate sizes)
- Easily find replacement products when reading an older paper citing a product that is no longer available
- Access direct links to more detailed product information
- Windows XP, 7, or 8
- Adobe Reader or Acrobat 10 or 11
Download the PubGo installer for Windows. Run the installer and follow instructions. When prompted, agree to Terms and Conditions to complete installation. If you have both Adobe Reader and Acrobat software installed, the PubGo plugin will be added to both.
- Mac OS 10.6 or above
- Adobe Reader or Acrobat 10 or 11
Download the PubGo installer for Mac. Run the installer and follow instructions. When prompted, agree to Terms and Conditions to complete installation. If you have more than one version of Adobe Reader software installed, or both Reader and Acrobat software installed, the PubGoinstaller will prompt you to pick the version you'd like to use.
*Plugins add additional functionality to Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader software. They are extensions of the Acrobat/Reader interface that enhance your reading experience or provide other features pertaining to the PDF content. Such plugins are typically a file with the extension .api placed in the Acrobat/Reader plugin folder. When you install the PubGo plugin, the plugin file is automatically copied to the appropriate Acrobat/Reader plugin folder. The PubGo Plugin menu in Acrobat or Reader, which is enabled when the PubGo app is installed, allows you to enable or disable the app, and control display of products within the publication (view a screen shot example here).
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