How to Print A Password Protected PDF File

PDF files are often protected with password to keep others from copying, editing, or printing the document. Attempting to print a password protected PDF file will result in error. How to make password protected PDF printable? Here we would like to recommend a truly simple but useful tool to get the job done - AST PDF Password Remover.

To print password protected PDF file, all you need is to remove the PDF restrictions first. AST PDF Password Remover works in high efficiency to remove both PDF user password and owner password. Just with three simple steps, your can print protected PDF file as you like.

The following guide shows how PDF Password Remover works step by step.

Note: Here we take the Windows version as an example to remove PDF printing restriction. If you are using a Mac, please download PDF Password Remover for Mac to crack PDF and print password protected PDF on your Mac computer.

Step 1. Add Protected PDF Files
Install and launch PDF Password Remover on your computer, then click “Add Files” to import password protected PDF files that you want to print.

Print A Password Protected PDF File

Step 2. Select Output File Folder
If necessary, you can select “Customize” and click “...” to specify an output folder for the output PDF files.

Print A Password Protected PDF File

Step 3. Remove PDF Print Restriction
Click “Start” to begin the decryption process. You will immediately get unlocked PDF files in the output folder. Then you can print them freely.

Print A Password Protected PDF File

Tips & Suggestions

PDF Password Remover provides efficient batch decryption method. If you have lots of protected PDF files that need to print out, you can add all of them to the program at a time. This powerful software will batch decrypt all PDF files and lift the printing restrictions on them.