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I have a PDF file, I can't print.  The Print option is disabled.  I am able to read the contents though.  Please advise.  Thank you in advance.
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Open the file and go to File menu and the properties and the security tab and chk Printing allowed in that file or not.
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You will need a password to unlock the security prohibiting printing.

Go to File > Properties > Security tab. If the Security Method indicates Password Security, and the restriction below indicates Printing: Not Allowed, then you will need to get the password from the PDF originator.

Discussion about bypassing built-in application security is prohibited on E-E or I would suggest ways around this...


yobri and Sudhanshupathak, Thank you for your quick response.  This PDF is a online form USPS for renewing the Passport.  I typed out my contents and saved it.  Before that I did not check if it would be printed or not.  Anyway, thank you again for your help.

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