As we all know that PDF files are very important in our lives. by using PDF, we can share sensitive information starting from educational documents to office files. to protect such share sensitive information in the form of PDF can be protected by putting the password in a case when you are sharing your laptop with friends or family. password-encrypted PDF files ensure file security Here you will find a step-by-step guide to password protect your PDF files.
- PDF is an abbreviation of Portable Document Format and stands for Portable Document Format. it is used in exchanging documents independent of software, hardware or operating system.
- PDF is an open standard organised by the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO).
- It includes links and buttons, form fields, audio, video and business logic.
How to password protect your PDF files
Step 1: First of all, You will open the Word document on the respective device such as a computer, laptop or mobile device.
Step 2: Next, You will click on the File option and select Save As.
Step 3: Following, choose the location you are looking to save the file.
Step 4: Click on the save (.pdf) form of the file.
Step 5: After that, you will have to click on the ‘Options button’.
Step 6: Open one mini tab
Step 7: Click on ‘Encrypt the document with a password option’ and tap ‘ OK’.
Step 7: Enter and re-enter the password for the required file and click on ‘ OK’ option.
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