PDF (Portable Document Format) is a file format created and developed by Adobe in 1993 for electronic documents exchange. It is known that PDF is not easy to edit without an expensive Adobe Acrobat, but we could find some alternative way to slove this problem. You can convert PDF documents to editable Word files, then copy or print or edit the text content in converted Word files.
There are so many website on the internet offering the service to convert PDFs to Word or other file format online, some are free. However, you need to upload your PDF files to the website platform and enter your email address, then converted Word files will be sent to your mailbox. It takes a long time to wait for uploading and receiving converted Word files. What’s more, they cannot convert restricted PDF files.
What’s restricted PDF?
Usually, people proclaim Authority (Title and Author) and Meta Data ( Keywors and Subject) with digital sign, and also set two different password to protect their PDF files. User Password: It is used to prevent other people from opening your PDF files; Owner Password: by setting this password, your PDF files are protected from copying, printing or editing, that means, others cannot change content while reading your PDF files.
How to convert restricted PDF to Word?
As above mentioned, those online PDF converters cannot convert restricted PDF to Word, so, you have to download some PDF to Word converter to convert restricted PDF to Word format. Below are steps to use it convert restricted PDF files to Word documents.
Step 1. Download and run the PDF to Word converter.
Click to download the PDF to Word converter, and run it by clicking shortcut icon on your desktop.
Step 2. Import restricted PDF files need to convert.
Clikc “Add PDF(s)” to import PDF files, or drag and drop batch of PDF files to the interface. If the added PDF files is protected by user password, you will find before file name, just enter user password to unlock it.
Step 3. Convert restricted PDF to Word format.
Just click “Convert” button to start to convert restricted PDF to Word documents. After the conversion, you can edit PDF in Word now.