Password protect a PDF on a PC to secure your information.

Add security to a PDF with Acrobat online, and control who can access and view your file.

When you need to secure your PDF file because it contains personal information or client notes, you can password protect it to control who has access. With password protection, only those with the password you create can access the files. Adobe Acrobat online services offer a fast and secure way to keep your PDF files protected. Learn how to use this helpful tool today.

How to password protect a PDF.

Easily add a layer of security to your PDF files. Follow these five steps to password protect PDFs on your PC:

  1. Navigate to the password protectionpage.
  2. Click the Select A File button, or drag and drop a PDF into the drop zone.
  3. Create and enter a password, then retype it to confirm the password.
  4. Click Set Password.
  5. Download your newly protected file or sign in to Acrobat online to share it.

Secure your files quickly and easily with the password protection feature. See what else you can do with Acrobat online services today.