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Remove PDF password restrictions using ColorSync
Authored by: rui_mac on Dec 30, '05 04:05:30AM

My problem is different, although, related. I do have some pdf files (huge manuals) that I would like to divide into several smaller pdfs (each for each chapter). I open them in Adobe Professional, select the pages I don't want and, when I try to delete them... nothing. The Delete command is even dimmed in the Edit menu. These pdfs don't ask me for any password but I can't edit them, anyway.
Is there any way to make them editable?
Thank you in advance for any reply.

Rui Batista

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Remove PDF password restrictions using ColorSync
Authored by: mubarak on Dec 30, '05 11:28:01AM

Check "Dcoument Security..." under File menu in Acrobat. If there is some level of restriction, open it in ColorSync and save to see if it goes away.

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