In the previous tutorial, we introduced and instructed you how to convert PDF to Word with Smallpdf, then in this article we continue to use this tool to add PDF password online online.
How to set a PDF password online Smallpdf
Instructions to add PDF password online
* Steps to prepare:
– Your computer must be connected to the Internet.
– You have a signed PDF file ready and now just to set a password for the file.
You follow these steps to add PDF password online through Smallpdf application.
Step 1: You go to the online tool site Smallpdf to add a password HERE
Step 2: You press Select file or drag and drop the PDF file to upload the file needing password on the web as described in the figure below:
Step 3: Select the path to the file for which the password is to be set -> and press select Open.
Step 4: You will see the file is automatically uploaded to the website -> then you need to enter the password to set the PDF file:
You enter the password again -> then click on PDF encryption to encrypt documents.
After you press the button PDF encryption Application interface will show the status Encoding as shown below:
You notice the picture above has a small interface asking if you want to save the password you just set for the PDF file -> you can choose Never so as not to save.
Step 5: Application to add passwords online Smallpdf done, you click on the icon Download as described below to download the password file to your computer.
As a result, when you open a PDF file, add a password using the software Foxit Reader, the PDF file will ask you to enter a password to open the file:
So you have just finished the job Add PDF password online through the application Smallpdf. The operation so that you can set a PDF password as just instructed is very simple, you just need to download your PDF file to encrypt it through the PDF protection tool, then enter your password and confirm. password is set and finally click the button Encrypt PDF is done.
In addition, if you want to set a password for the PDF file but the file needing to add a password is in Word (.doc) format, immediately refer to the tip convert Word to PDF with Smallpdf that ElectrodealPro shared to perform the conversion before you add password to the file. Good luck!