How To Remove the Password From PDF 2018

PDF: Portable Document Format is a file format used to present and exchange documents reliably, independent of software, hardware, or operating system. Invented by Adobe, PDF is now an open standard maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). PDFs can contain links and buttons, form fields, audio, video, and business logic. They can also be signed electronically and are easily viewed using free Acrobat Reader DC software.

How to remove the password from PDF

Forget PDF file’s password here is step by step method on how to remove password from PDF. It is developed by Adobe Systems.

The important feature of Pdf  document  is protection of password. Commenly, users add the password to PDF files to protect them from being copying or due to other security issues.  The owner(user)  and cann read or edit the protected pdf password. But, what if you forget file of pdf ! Is there any method to recover it ? Officially there is not any method to remove password from pdf  but there are many pdf password remover tools available on the internet to do this job. But most of them are malware, virus or fake. Yesterday, I also forget the password of my important assignment so as shown in fig:

How To Remove Password From PDF 2017

Since the Google Drive is already protected with 2 layers of security – password and 2-factor authentication – it should be OK if we remove the password protection from PDF files before uploading them to Drive.

Is there any software program available that can remove password protection from PDF files? One that does not cost a dime and works on both Mac and Windows? Well the answer is yes and that too is already installed on your computer. It’s called Google Chrome.

Google Chrome has a built-in PDF reader* and a PDF writer and we can combine the two features to remove the password from any PDF document. Let’s see how:

  1. Drag any password protected PDF file into your Google Chrome browser. If you can’t find one, use thissample PDF file  the open password is “jaspreet” without the quotes.
  2. Google Chrome will now prompt you to enter the password of the file. Enter the password and hit Enter to open the file.
  3. Now go to the File menu in Google Chrome and choose Print (or press Ctrl+P on Windows or Cmd+P on Mac). Choose the destination printer as “Save as PDF” and click theSave

Google Chrome will now save the PDF to your desktop but without the password protection. If you re-open this PDF in Chrome, it would no longer require a password to open.

Alternatively, if you have enabled Google Cloud Print, you can choose the destination as “Save to Google Drive” in the print dialog and the unprotected version of the PDF will be sent straight to your Google Drive from Chrome.

[*] Open the special page chrome://plugins and enable the option that says “Chrome PDF Viewer” to let Chrome natively handle PDF files.

Remove PDF Passwords without Chrome

If you are not a Google Chrome user, download this free Windows utility called BeCyPDFMetaEdit to remove passwords from PDF file

First launch the program and it will ask your for the location of the PDF file. Before you select and open the PDF, change the mode to “Complete Rewrite,” then switch to the Security tab and set the “Security System” to “No encryption.” Click the Save button and your PDF will no longer require a password to open.

So, this is all about on “How To Remove Password From PDF 2017“I hope now you can easily remove password from pdf file with this pdf password remover tool or with remove pdf password online method .

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