How to save a Word doc to password protected PDF

To save a Word doc to password protected PDF can be achieved in very few steps as below.

Word doc to password protected PDF
  • Click File
  • Click Save As
Word doc to password protected PDF
  • Click Browse and select the desired save location
Word doc to password protected PDF
  • Select PDF (*.pdf) in the Save as type drop down box
  • Click Options
Word doc to password protected PDF
  • Tick Encrypt the document with a password and click Ok
Word doc to password protected PDF
  • Enter the password you want to use
  • Click Ok
Word doc to password protected PDF
  • Click Save
Word doc to password protected PDF
  • When you try to open the file it is now password protected

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