I have a couple of ebooks as PDFs with passwords, however my ebook reader (sony prs600) doesn't seem to support PDFs with passwords. What is the easiest of removing the password from a PDF (I know the password, which presumably helps a lot). It's a bit annoying buying a book and then only being able to read it in front of a computer.
With A-PDF Restrictions Remover, you can remove the password and other restrictions in a few seconds.
A-PDF Restrictions Remover is shareware ($10), try before you buy.
You can try Easy Pdf Password Remover Free. Other alternatives are:
If none of the above worked for you, have a look at this page: 7 easy ways to unlock a PDF file.
NOTE: If you have Adobe Acrobat (not the free Acrobat Reader), you can remove the passwords from
If you have access to a Mac (and Preview.app), you can try "File", "Print", "Save as PDF" or "File", "Save as" a PDF document.
This has removed the password on some documents for me. I don't know if these tips are applicable to Adobe Reader.
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