Remove Password Protection on PDF file.

  1. When opened locally, “Password Protected” pdf file will display “Lock icon” in the left panel as below:

  2. There’re several method to remove the restriction & one of the simplest way is by re-printing the file to another pdf file using common programs such as Microsoft Print to PDF, doPDF, etc. :

  3. Give a new name to the file & Save:

  4. This process will download the PDF file with no security restriction: