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How to remove restrictions from PDF file with the help of Stellar Phoenix PDF Recovery?

Author : Creative Team on  June 11, 2013

Users apply restrictions or permissions on their PDF files for ensuring security of their valuable data. These restrictions may be for printing, copying, editing, or similar operations performed on the file. However, there occur situations when these restrictions become problem for you, especially when you do not have the authority to remove them. You should not panic even then, as Stellar Phoenix PDF Recovery software has the option to remove these applied restrictions.

Mentioned below are the steps to remove the restrictions from PDF file:

Run 'Stellar Phoenix PDF Recovery' software and you will get the user interface as shown below:

Click 'Remove Restrictions' button on the main interface.

Select the PDF file whose restrictions you want to remove.

Click 'Scan' button to start the scanning of your PDF file.

All the restrictions or permissions applied on your PDF file are shown as:

Click 'Remove Restrictions' button and you will see 'Repair Options' window.

Click 'Browse' to select the location where you want to save the output PDF file.

Click 'OK' and your PDF file will be saved at this specified location having name format as UnRestricted_[file name]_Date.pdf.

Note: If your file is password protected, then you have to provide this applied password whenever it is required by the application.


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