Well that is not a tough thing to do. We all have faced this situation in life where we want to get rid of the password protection from a secured PDF file. In order to accomplish this thing, all you need is a good and easy to use software program. In my opinion, the best tool for removing password protection from a PDF is Wondershare PDFelement Pro. Further in this answer we will learn about the process in detailed manner. If you want to try alternate software then check this article on how to remove password from PDF using Protectpdfonline Reader? Now let us learn how to use PDFelement Pro to get rid of the password protection from a PDF file in the following steps. First of all you need to install and launch PDFelement Pro on Mac computer. In the next step, select and upload the password protected PDF file using âOpenâ option. As soon as the PDF file opens, the tool will ask you for its password. Simply input the password in the provided field and click âOKâ button. The PDF will be opened after that. In the next step you need to remove the password security from the PDF file. For this you need to go to âFileâ menu, look for âProtectâ sub-menu and finally select âRemove Securityâ option. Immediately after that your PDF file will be unlocked and password protection will be removed from it. You can then save/save as the PDF file accordingly.
You can find Passkey for PDF here. To set up Passkey for PDF, you should first make sure that you have installed it as per these instructions: Download the Passkey for PDF plugin. Extract Passkey for PDF to a folder on your computer (it's the same as above) Now double-click on Passkey for PDF to start the Passkey for PDF plugin installation process. You should now see the plugin tab on your plugin window. If you are able to see “PASSKEY” and a QR code image associated with the plugin, then you may proceed to download and install the Passkey for PDF plugin. If not, you may either click here to download it, or download the ZIP file. Now download the above-mentioned Google Chrome PDF password cracking plugin to your computer and extract the.plugin file files to a folder on your computer. You can now run it. Once installed, simply double-click on “Passkey for.