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Recover PDF Password
PDF 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 in such case. Recover PDF Password can recover your lost passwords efficiently. PDF recover Mac supports all types of passwords — Owner and User passwords.

Recover PDF Password is also available on Windows.

Recover lost 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!

Access, print, edit, copy password-protected PDF

Owner password protects document from printing, copying, or editing its contents without knowing the password, and User password protects the document from being opened without entering the proper password. You can recover any of those passwords with Recover PDF Password.

Dictionary search

Those passwords that were created manually will probably be some word or a combination of words or their modification. Recover PDF Password for Mac has its own PDF password recovery dictionary of more than 400 000 words.
Dictionary search allows you the following recovery methods:
  • simple (a simple search of words through the dictionary);
  • complex (passwords will be formed from pairs of words);
  • hybrid (allows modifying dictionary passwords according to various parameters you set).

Various methods of password recovery

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

By password length

Set minimum and maximum length that you can recall to limit the quantity of combinations to look through and find your password faster.

By template

Use this method when you remember some parts of the password, but cannot recollect the whole combination.

Exhaustive search

Use this search method if there is nothing you can remember about the password. This method is 100% success, but can take maximum time because of searching through every possible combination.
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.

Recover PDF Password offers you even more

Get rid of password protection at all

"Decrypt" option of Recover PDF Password Mac app allows creating an absolutely password-free copy of the file in case it User password was absent or you can remember this password.

Information about PDF file

With Recover PDF Password for Mac you can get general info about your file, such as file name, PDF version, etc. It can also show you more specific info like revision, owner string, etc.

Password recovery history

All previously recovered passwords are displayed in Recover PDF Password for your convenience. Even if you forget already recovered password, you can easily recollect it from here.

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
    I like that Recover PDF Password offers several options of password search, this saves lots of time if you remember a part of your password.
    Michael Bone Michael Bone
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  • Category: BusinessApplication
  • Requirements: macOS 10.14 max
  • Version: 3.1.43 (20 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.