Protect PDF

To secure your PDF documents from unauthorized access like copying or printing, you should password protect your file!
Protect PDF files by adding a password and encrypt it.

1. Choose pdf file to protect

2. Enter and repeat an open password

3. Press "Protect" and start the magic!

4. Download the result in seconds!

Password Protect PDF Online
for free and wherever you want

How to password protect PDF?

Once you uploaded your PDF, you can choose to add a password to secure your PDF file.

To do so, either upload it from your device. Afterwards, you can type in a new password for your file and thus make sure it’s password protected.

Password Protect a PDF

Protect your PDF files by adding a password that will prevent people from being able to copy or print your PDF document.

We provide an easy way to secure PDF files using a password of your choosing.

Why Protect A PDF?

Adding password protection to your PDF can serve many purposes. On one hand, it makes sure that only people you gave the password to can open and view the content of your file.

On the other hand, you can keep the people you send the PDF to from copying or printing your PDF document.

Security & File Safety

Securing a PDF via password protection is a delicate task. Of course you want to be sure that your files are 100% safe when changing these things.

Web2Pdf guarantees file safety for all uploaded, edited and converted files.

Files I Can Protect

Changes like adding a password can only be applied to Adobe PDF documents. However, it doesn’t matter how many pages the PDF has or if it contains text, images, tables and more. We can handle them all.

PDF Security Without Limits

Using Web2Pdf to protect a PDF file by adding a password to your delicate documents is easy and completely for free. But there is more!

You are not restricted to work from a computer. Secure PDFs with a mobile phone or tablet or even on a friend’s computer. We make it possible.


How can I protect my PDF file online?

If you want to protect your PDF online, then the Hipdf tool is the best option. On their website, select the "Protect PDF" option to upload your PDF document, then enter a password to encrypt the file.

What is password protect PDF?

Password Protect PDF. Encrypt your PDF with a password so it can't be removed. Encrypt your PDF with a password to prevent unauthorized access to the file content, especially for file sharing or archiving. All files and passwords are transferred using secure SSL connections.

Is there a copy protection for PDF files?

Copy Protect PDF Files Specially designed to copy protect PDF from all copy, save and sharing, CopySafe PDF provides the most secure PDF protection on the planet. Your PDF documents can be copy protected for easy distribution and/or with DRM applied to prevent sharing and unauthorized distribution and plagiarism.

How can I protect sensitive and private information in a PDF?

You can protect sensitive and private information in a PDF by password-protecting the file. When you password-protect a PDF, it encrypts the contents of the file so it can’t be read by any program without entering the password first.

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