Why password for a PDF file is important?
This post will show you the step-by-step guide to create a password in a PDF file or password protect PDF file in an easy way.
For Adobe files, password protection is very important now days, if you are sending any important PDF file over the email or through any social site then, that is important to make PDF file password protected. This is for confidential or important documents (like bank statements, identity proofs, or any business documents etc.).
Password Protect PDF File (Step-by-Step)
Note: Microsoft Office 2013, 2016, 2019 or Office 365 version should be installed in your system. If you don’t have it installed, you can get it from below given links:
Step 1. Locate your PDF file that you want to protect with a password (do not open). Right-click on it and select “Open with” option and choose Microsoft Word to open PDF file.
Create a password of your choice, then click OK button and finally click on the Save Button to close dialog box.
Locate the file and double click to open. It will ask you to enter a password in order to open PDF file.