PDF Unlocker: Remove PDF file protections

Some PDF apps add restrictions to the PDF documents to protect the contents from being copied or printed by users. You can use PDF Unlocker to remove these restrictions easily. Once you install this application, to remove “print, copy & paste” restriction, just drag your PDF file on to the link on your desktop on to PDF Unloacker icon. […]

Some PDF apps add restrictions to the PDF documents to protect the contents from being copied or printed by users. You can use PDF Unlocker to remove these restrictions easily. Once you install this application, to remove “print, copy & paste” restriction, just drag your PDF file on to the link on your desktop on to PDF Unloacker icon. With in a few seconds it will remove the password and allows printing or copying & pasting the contents from the PDF File.

If the PDF documents require password to open/read, to remove restriction, you must know the password to open the file. You can then remove this password and any restrictions.

  • Right click Remove PDF Password link (icon) and choose edit.
  • Directly after ‘-sPDFPassword=’ Place open password, without quotes. Close and save file.
  • Then drag and drop the PDF on to the link on your desktop. You can rename the file if you want.

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