Protect a PDF from Copying hassle-free

Aug 6th, 2022
Icon decoration
0
forms filled out
Icon decoration
0
forms signed
Icon decoration
0
forms sent
Service screenshot
01. Upload a document from your computer or cloud storage.
Service screenshot
02. Add text, images, drawings, shapes, and more.
Service screenshot
03. Sign your document online in a few clicks.
Service screenshot
04. Send, export, fax, download, or print out your document.

Protect a PDF from Copying with DocHub

Form edit decoration

Editing documents doesn't have to be a tiresome and time-consuming process anymore. With the DocHub editing service, it has become very easy to modify agreements, invoices, and other documents. The solution allows you to adjust your file to your requirements. It supports multiple formats, including PDF, DOC, XLS, DOCX, XLSX, PPT, TXT, and RTF.

You can use online document editing tools to modify almost any type of document with ease. You just need to upload your document on the website and use the toolbar to make the necessary corrections. DocHub has all essential editing tools enabling you to insert and delete text and images, add signature fields, annotate and highlight parts of the document, and more.

Follow this guide to Protect a PDF from Copying with DocHub

  1. Upload a file to DocHub using the Drag-and-Drop area.
  2. Use the toolbar to Protect a PDF from Copying and make other changes to the document.
  3. Click the Download / Export icon in the upper right corner to proceed.
  4. Select the storage location for your file.
  5. Click Download or Export, depending on your selected storage location.

If you wish to send the edited file directly from the editor, you should click on the Share or send icon rather than Download / Export. Then you can choose the suitable sharing method: via a link, an attachment, or a signing request.

Whether you need to Protect a PDF from Copying or use other editing tools, DocHub is an ideal service for modifying any document type. Create a DocHub account and take advantage of our comprehensive editor.

PDF editing simplified with DocHub

Seamless PDF editing
Editing a PDF is as simple as working in a Word document. You can add text, drawings, highlights, and redact or annotate your document without affecting its quality. No rasterized text or removed fields. Use an online PDF editor to get your perfect document in minutes.
Smooth teamwork
Collaborate on documents with your team using a desktop or mobile device. Let others view, edit, comment on, and sign your documents online. You can also make your form public and share its URL anywhere.
Automatic saving
Every change you make in a document is automatically saved to the cloud and synchronized across all devices in real-time. No need to send new versions of a document or worry about losing information.
Google integrations
DocHub integrates with Google Workspace so you can import, edit, and sign your documents directly from your Gmail, Google Drive, and Dropbox. When finished, export documents to Google Drive or import your Google Address Book and share the document with your contacts.
Powerful PDF tools on your mobile device
Keep your work flowing even when you're away from your computer. DocHub works on mobile just as easily as it does on desktop. Edit, annotate, and sign documents from the convenience of your smartphone or tablet. No need to install the app.
Secure document sharing and storage
Instantly share, email, and fax documents in a secure and compliant way. Set a password, place your documents in encrypted folders, and enable recipient authentication to control who accesses your documents. When completed, keep your documents secure in the cloud.

Drive efficiency with the DocHub add-on for Google Workspace

Access documents and edit, sign, and share them straight from your favorite Google Apps.
Install now

How to Protect a PDF from Copying

5 out of 5
12 votes

hello im gonna show you how we can change this word document into a pdf that doesnt allow the users to copy the text inside this pdf first of all we use the save as create pdf inside microsoft word okay we publish when we publish of course this pdf allows text to be copied its not our objective it allowed us to copy the text inside so how to protect it we dont need any extra tools we dont need any extra money to pay just inside acrobat reader you go to file print and you make sure here print microsoft print to pdf in the advanced to use print as image okay im going to show you what happens if we dont put it prints as image okay now im gonna brand it this is my document on save saved this is the document we created without putting the option you see here i can still right click copy the text which is of course not our objective so how do we do it as i have told you inside this pdf we go and say print advanced print as image okay print oh my document as image save then here when

video background

Got questions?

Below are some common questions from our customers that may provide you with the answer you're looking for. If you can't find an answer to your question, please don't hesitate to reach out to us.
Contact us
How to Password Protect a PDF Document Go to the Protect PDF tool. Drag and drop your PDF into the toolbox. Type the password youd like to set. Click Encrypt PDF to add the password to the PDF. Download your encrypted PDF file!
Open the PDF and choose Tools Protect Encrypt Encrypt with Password. If you receive a prompt, click Yes to change the security. Select Require a Password to Open the Document, then type the password in the corresponding field.

See why our customers choose DocHub

Great solution for PDF docs with very little pre-knowledge required.
"Simplicity, familiarity with the menu and user-friendly. It's easy to navigate, make changes and edit whatever you may need. Because it's used alongside Google, the document is always saved, so you don't have to worry about it."
Pam Driscoll F
Teacher
A Valuable Document Signer for Small Businesses.
"I love that DocHub is incredibly affordable and customizable. It truly does everything I need it to do, without a large price tag like some of its more well known competitors. I am able to send secure documents directly to me clients emails and via in real time when they are viewing and making alterations to a document."
Jiovany A
Small-Business
Great solution for PDF docs with very little pre-knowledge required.
"I like to work and organize my work in the appropriate way to meet and even exceed the demands that are made daily in the office, so I enjoy working with PDF files, I think they are more professional and versatile, they allow..."
Victoria G
Small-Business
be ready to get more

Edit and sign PDF for free

Get started now!