I have placed several .pdf files into a single folder, and numbered the files from 01 to 40. Is there any way that I can get the Reader to recognize these individual files as "pages" so that I may easily move from one to another?
No. They will always be considered different files by Reader.
If you had Acrobat, you could combine them in to one file so that Reader will see them as different pages but that's about it.
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