Protect PDF - 100% Free!
You can encrypt PDF files with a password using our PDF printer from almost any Windows application.
Save PDF - Here's how
- Start printing from your application and select "7-PDF Printer" in the printer selection.
- After starting the printing process, the print dialog window of the PDF printer opens.
- Switch to the tab "Security".
- Set a "owner password" and if required a "user password" for your PDF.
- The key length of the password should not be selected under 128 bit to effectively protect the PDF.
- Now select the permissions that should be restricted accordingly below.
- Now press Save to finally print the password-protected PDF.
Figure 1: From the applications Microsoft Word 2016, here under Windows 10, we print on 7-PDF Printer to generate the PDF.
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