How it works

Upload & Edit
Your PDF Document
Save, Download,
Print, and Share
Sign & Make
It Legally Binding

How To Make A PDF Non Shareable: What You Should Know

Click 'Add Security Bar to prevent sharing and printing.' If you find this article useful, please share it with your social networks or leave us a comment, we can ensure you will get some extra goodies.

Video instructions and help with filling out and completing how to make a pdf non shareable

FAQ

Can you lock a PDF from saving?
Open the PDF and choose Tools > Protection > Encrypt > Encrypt with Password 6. If you receive a prompt, click Yes to change the security.
Can you prevent a PDF from being forwarded?
Coordinating Certificate Security In order to prevent the recipient from forwarding the document, you will need to exchange Digital IDs (your public key) with them. Protectpdfonline offers Wizard-based processes that will allow you to do the following. Create your own digital ID. Exchange Digital IDs with the recipient(s)
Can you prevent someone from saving a PDF?
Unfortunately, you can't stop users from saving the original document 13 you can only prevent them from saving changes made after you've published the file.
Can you protect a PDF from being shared?
By Using Encryption Encrypting PDF files to prevent unauthorized sharing is a widespread practice. A lot of organizations use encryption to secure stored PDF files either locally or in the cloud, or when the files are being sent to another user through an email system.
How do you save a PDF so it Cannot be edited?
How Can I Make a PDF Not Allow Editing? Open the document in Power PDF. Navigate to the Security tab and click Manage Security. Check the box that says, Set a password to restrict editing of security settings. Enter a password. Set restrictions, including whether to allow printing and which changes you wish to allow.
Can you make a PDF non shareable?
By Using Encryption Encrypting PDF files to prevent unauthorized sharing is a widespread practice. A lot of organizations use encryption to secure stored PDF files either locally or in the cloud, or when the files are being sent to another user through an email system.
How do I restrict access to a PDF file?
How to add passwords and permissions to PDF files. Open a file in Protectpdfonline and choose Tools > Protect. Select whether you want to restrict editing with a password or encrypt the file with a certificate or password. Set password or security method as desired. Click OK and then click Save.
How do I make a PDF confidential?
How to Mark Content in a PDF as Confidential Open the Protectpdfonline EDIT tool. Click on the WATERMARK option in the ribbon. Choose the ADD option Under SOURCE, choose the radio button to add TEXT. Type Confidential in the text field. Use the text options to adjust the font style, size, color, and alignment as needed.
How do I protect a PDF from sharing?
Option 1. Password protect a PDF file Open the PDF in Protectpdfonline . Go to File, then click Protect Using Password. You can set the password only for editing the PDF or for viewing it. Type your password, then re-type it. Click Apply.