How to Protect PDF Files With Preview on Mac
Mac is one of the systems that has, among its basic programs much more pre-installed features than other systems. They are simplifying the life of their users, having the set of basic solutions for documents viewing, creation, editing, management, locking and unlocking. In particular, PDF files are easily opened in Preview and can be created, as well as edited with Pages. The protection option is available on Pages. The process takes a minute and encrypts the template from everyone who tries to open it.
To lock your sample with a password using Mac, follow simple instructions, given below:
- Choose the file you need to lock.
- Click at file’s options and select Set Password out of them.
- Enter the combination of letters, symbols, and numerals to protect PDF.
- Click at Set Password option.
- Save changes and file will be locked.
Processing docs via pre-installed solution gas numerous benefits. In particular, it saves time and funds. On the other hand, there is no necessity in the installation of specialized programs or searching for trustworthy online service. All pre-installed features pack, as well as protection, goes together with Mac OS in a full version for free. It is important to be aware of all features those solutions contain to know how many default document management tools you have on your computer.