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How to Password Protect PDF Files (Encrypt PDFs)?

 

PDF Reader provides 2 ways for you to add password protection to PDF files:

 

Encrypt PDF (to the current PDF)

 

1. Open a PDF in PDF Reader (Please note that PDF Reader will automatically create a new copy in the app when you open a PDF with PDF Reader)

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2. Click the “More” button on the toolbar and then choose “Encrypt” from the menu

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3. Enter a password to encrypt the PDF with password protection

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4. Then a new password-protected PDF will be saved in the “Encrypt & Decrypt” folder in file list

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Encrypt PDF (through the file explorer)

 

1. Launch PDF Reader

2. Switch to the “Home” tab and click on the “Encrypt PDF” entrance

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3. You can choose the file(s) from within the app or select files from the local folder

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4. Then enter a password to encrypt the PDF(s)

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5. The encrypted files will be saved in the “Encrypt & Decrypt” folder

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