Hello everyone, Can anyone suggest me methods to remove passwords from my pdf files. Whenever I want to open a pdf, I have to enter passwords,it became quite a lengthy process. I just want to fully unlock it from password & permissions so I can save more time.
Step 2: Open the secure PDF file in Adobe Acrobat Pro, so you can check its workings.
Step 3: Check its permissions by first clicking on >> FILE then click on>> properties, you can see an image which describes all the PDF permissions.
Step 4: After checking permissions, you can change the desired permissions by selecting no security from security method:-
Step 5: After choosing No Security, you have to provide the password of the secured PDF file:-
Step 6: After giving the password, you can easily see the next window in which all the permissions are removed.
okay then, let’s first discuss about the free solution:
Web browsers like chrome print Function can easily bypass or remove PDF password
Steps are as follow:
via chrome browsers
Step 1: Drag & drop your PDF in a new Tab.
step 2: enter the password of the pdf file.
Step 3: Right-click on the Browser & choose the Print option.
Step 4: Change the destination to “Save as PDF”.
Step 5: Click on Save Button & Store it on local Directory. The Chrome Browser will bypass the PDF permissions & password to save the original PDF file without security.
Step 2: After download, select the unlock button to start the process:
step 3: Just click on the Browse button & select the file from your local directory:
Step 4: As soon the file is loaded, click on the Open file to open the file:
Step 5: See the permissions here, click on the Browse button to store the resultant PDF file
then click on the unlock Button to remove restrictions from PDF File.
Step 6: If the PDF gets unlocked successfully, a message box will be open. Click on “OK” to proceed further.
This tool draws the comparison of the file restriction before & after unlocking the PDF
Step 7: Check, is the PDF is unlocked for the Copy option, by performing the following test procedure:
First, open the PDF File Document » then select the content to be copied
Now click on the Edit menu and then select Copy File to Clipboard.
Step 8: Check the print functionality by selecting Print from the File menu, if it gets selected then it can be printed easily: