Other Security Options

In this section of the Secure Document feature, you can add or remove other security measures for your PDF document.

The available security measures are:

  • Prevent PDF printing – if you apply this, users of you your PDF document will not be able to print the PDF
  • Prevent PDF text copying – if you apply this, users of you PDF document will not be able to copy (and then paste) any selected text from the PDF
  • Prevent PDF signing – if you apply this, users of your PDF document will not be able to sign the PDF

To apply any of the available security measures, follow these steps:

  1. In the Other Security Options section of the Secure Document feature, select the check box in front of the security measures you want to apply.
  2. Click Set Security – this action adds the appropriate action(s) on the selected changes list; the security measure(s) are enforced after you apply the changes.

If you load a PDF document to which you have previously applied any of the available security measures, to remove those security measures, follow these steps:

  1. In the Other Security Options section of the Security feature, clear the check box in front of the security measures you want to remove.
  2. Click Secure Document – this action adds the appropriate action(s) on the selected changes list; the security measure(s) are removed after you apply the changes.