Recover PDF Password
PDF Password Recovery Software for Mac

Losing passwords to PDF files is unpleasant, yet not uncommon. As a result you cannot access your important data and maybe even have to recreate a large document from scratch. Recover PDF Password Mac app is the solution you will greatly appreciate.

Recover PDF Password is also available on Windows.

Recover forgotten passwords for protected PDF documents

Recover PDF Password is the only Mac app that can recover the user password for opening a document for PDF files that were created in all versions of Adobe Acrobat up to version 9!

Open, print, copy, edit password-protected PDF

PDF can be protected in two ways: using "User" password or "Owner" password. First one prevents opening a document without knowing the password. The second protects information in a document from being printed, copied or edited. Recover PDF Password helps you remember any of them in a very simple way.

Search for the password by dictionary

Most of the passwords are created manually and consist of simple words that can be found in a dictionary. If you know that your password is a word or word combination or variation choose dictionary search method (simple, complex or hybrid) to save your precious time and recover your password in no time. Recover PDF Password has a dictionary of more than 400 000 words.

Methods of password recovery

Recover PDF Password for Mac offers you 3 effective methods to search for the password.

By password length

Using this method you may set minimum and maximum password length. Shorter passwords are checked first, long passwords' recovery can take more time.

By template

If you remember a part of the password, but cannot call up the whole key combination, this method is the best for you. Simply specify the template and Recover PDF Password for Mac will quickly retrieve the forgotten password for you.

Exhaustive search

You can use this search method if you can't remember the password at all. This method guarantees 100% success but requires maximum time. This method will recover long and complicated "owner" and "user" passwords.
No matter if your password-protected PDF document is old or new one, Recover PDF Password for Mac fully supports all versions of Adobe Acrobat up to v.9 and supports recovery of Unicode passwords. It is not an issue to unlock PDF file whatever language or keyboard layout its password was created in. Recover PDF Password works perfectly on multi-core computers using their resources efficiently; this results into a higher password search speed.

Get even more with Recover PDF Password

Get rid of password protection at all

You can decrypt PDF to use it without any passwords limitations. If your PDF file is protected with "Owner" password only, just press "Decrypt" as soon as you open our PDF decrypter and all limitations will be gone at the drop of a hat.

Get information of protected file

Use "File information" button in Recover PDF Password to get general (file name, PDF version, etc.) and more specific (revision, owner string, etc.) information about your protected PDF file.

Get a lot of use out of password search history

With Recover PDF Password for Mac you get well-organized history of all previously recovered passwords. History contains the info about date and time of recovery. You can also copy recovered passwords to clipboard, clear the history or delete the selected items.

Corporate offers

Along with end-user solutions we offer special purchase options to our corporate clients. You can obtain the whole Recover PDF Password for Mac engine or its constituents in the form of DLL libraries or source code. Today we offer the following integration options.

OEM License

OEM License permits you to embed Recover PDF Password for Mac into your own software or hardware products.

OEM license grants you the right for the unlimited redistribution of Recover PDF Password for Mac as an integral part of your software. OEM license is royalty-free one-time purchase.

Purchasing the OEM license you get:
- the dynamic library (or framework) which provides API for PDF password recovery and PDF decryption;
- the OEM documentation on how to call the dynamic library (or framework) functions of Recover PDF Password for Mac.

How to evaluate the OEM license
To let you evaluate the OEM license before purchasing, we are ready to send you the OEM Evaluation Kit, so you can try integrating Recover PDF Password for Mac into your project. Upon your request, we can provide the DLL or LIB file with the same demo limitations, as in free version of Recover PDF Password for Mac.

Supported IDEs
You will be able to use Recover PDF Password for Mac OEM license in the X-code IDE.

Source Code License

Ordering Source Code license for Recover PDF Password for Mac you receive all extensively commented programming source code (GUI sources are not included). In addition, we provide technical and information lifetime support by email, IMs and phone, and high-end consulting services. Our leading developers will help you to implement Source codes and understand the advanced part of the product.

Company License

Company License grants you the right to install and utilize Recover PDF Password for Mac with GUI on an unlimited number of computers by all employees of your company worldwide. It is the ideal solution if your company has representation offices in different parts of the world.

Please, note that all options include OEM rights for unlimited redistribution of your software with our software embedded and we do not require any fee paid per license of your software sold. The only requirement is that your software does not compete our titles and you do not seek to participate in the same market. Multiple forms of payment are available, so you won't have any inconveniences with covering the price. Please, feel free to contact our sales department for details and availability

What customers say
    Among other PDF removing tools Recover PDF Password is really effective. By the way decryption option that restores PDF file without searching lost password is cool!
    Hannah Carry
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  • Category: BusinessApplication
  • Requirements: OS X 10.5+
  • Version: 3.1.43 (20th Jun, 2011)
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  • Total downloads: 64,136

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  • Recover PDF Password for Windows

    Remove any password from your PDF file on Windows computer.