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PDF Unshare Alternatives

PDF Unshare is described as 'free PDF content protection utility that creates unshared PDF and UPDF formats to protect your PDF files from sharing, printing, editing, copying or unauthorized accessing. This creative document protection tool also allows you to set an expiry date for the' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to PDF Unshare for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is PDFTK Builder, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PDF Unshare are QPDF, PDFEncrypt, PDF Architect and PyPDF2.

PDF Unshare alternatives are mainly PDF Editors but may also be Document Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of PDF Unshare.
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PDF Unshare is a free PDF content protection utility that creates unshared PDF and UPDF formats to protect your PDF files...

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  1. PDFTK Builder icon

    PDFTK Builder

    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    73 alternatives to PDFTK Builder 

    PDFTK Builder is a free graphical interface to for PDFtk, making it much easier to use. It is a easy to use tool to collate (merge), split, encrypt, decrypt, stamp and rotate (only 90°, 180° or 270°) pdf documents.

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    1.  LightweightPDFTK Builder consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    3.  PortablePDFTK Builder can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. QPDF icon

    QPDF

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    21 alternatives to QPDF 

    It could have been called something like pdf-to-pdf. It also provides many useful capabilities to developers of PDF-producing software or for people who just want to look at the innards of a PDF file to learn more about how they work.

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    1.  Command line interfaceQPDF either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.


  3. PDFEncrypt icon

    PDFEncrypt

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    11 alternatives to PDFEncrypt 

    PDFEncrypt is a free, open-source utility for Windows that encrypts any PDF file using industry-standard encryption algorithms. Simply select the unencrypted file, enter a password, and the encrypted file is generated.

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    1.  PDF encryptionPDFEncrypt can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
    The main PDFEncrypt interface.  It's easy to use.
  4. PDF Architect icon

    PDF Architect

    73 alternatives to PDF Architect 

    PDF Architect is a PDF Editor with free functions like rotate, delete and move pages and even more like editing text, PDF to Word, 256 Bit AES Encryption and more.

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    1.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    2.  Sign PDF filesPDF Architect support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    3.  PDF encryptionPDF Architect can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
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  5. PyPDF2

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    59 alternatives to PyPDF2 

    PyPDF2 - A utility to read and write pdfs with Python.

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    1.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    2.  Split PDF filesPyPDF2 can split PDF files into multiple documents.
    3.  PDF encryptionPyPDF2 can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
      Use it with Python


    • PDFTools icon

      PDFTools

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      98 alternatives to PDFTools 

      PDFTools is a PDF management application. It can encrypt, decrypt, join, split, stamp, create and rearrange a PDF file.

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      1.  PDF encryptionPDFTools can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
      2.  Sign PDF filesPDFTools support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
      3.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
      Discontinued

      Last version, 1.3, was released on August 2007. It is still downloadable from the official website.

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      iSafePDF

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      17 alternatives to iSafePDF 

      iSafePDF is a free open source PDF protection software.

      It allows you to encrypt PDF document, sign them using a certificate and timestamp the signature.

      All those features are PDF standards so your document will be readable/editable with all standard PDF programs.

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      1.  PDF encryptioniSafePDF can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
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    • CapLinked FileProtect icon

      CapLinked FileProtect

      • Mac
      • Windows
      10 alternatives to CapLinked FileProtect 

      FileProtect provides a secure digital rights management (DRM) wrapper around all your sensitive files, including Adobe PDF and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint). With FileProtect, there are no plugins to install or update — it all just works.

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    • Locklizard Safeguard PDF Security icon

      Locklizard Safeguard PDF Security

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      19 alternatives to Locklizard Safeguard PDF Security 

      Locklizard Safeguard PDF Security provides total PDF DRM protection and control over your documents through a multi-layered protection mechanism that does not rely on passwords.

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      Locklizard Safeguard PDF Writer 1
    • Secret PDF

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      16 alternatives to Secret PDF 

      Secret PDF is capable of preventing unauthorized distribution and protect the PDF document from editing, copying, printing and converting. Keep your PDF in safe situation.

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