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Acrobat: Protecting PDF Documents

Technology Tutorials | Acrobat | Protecting PDF Documents


You can apply several security features to your pdf document.

 

Watermarks

A Watermark is a mark on a pdf document that cannot be changed by anyone else.

Protection

 

Encryption

Encryption allows you to protect your document to prevent others from editing it without the proper authentication.

 

  • Password Encryption - Password Encryption allows you to protect your pdf file so that a password will be needed to open the file.
  • Certificate Encryption - Certificate Encryption allows you to protect your pdf file so that a specific key is needed to open and edit the file. 

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