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Passware PDF Key

Passware PDF Key

Fast recovery of PDF passwords.

No. 1 tool for recovering PDF passwords


Passware PDF Key is a fast and easy-to-use solution to recover passwords for Adobe Acrobat PDF documents.


Recovers open passwords fast


Recovers PDF open passwords using advanced password recovery attacks developed for world’s top law enforcement agencies.


Supports all versions


Works with all versions of Adobe Acrobat, including 11.x. Supports .pdf files.


Removes restrictions instantly


Instantly removes Permissions passwords to modify or print the document.


Multilingual passwords


Recovers multilingual passwords using 20 built-in dictionaries and the ability to add custom dictionaries.


Saves recovery progress


Automatically saves password recovery progress and can resume the search after it has been stopped. Saves and checks all recovered passwords for other files.


Easy to use


Includes a step-by-step Wizard for easy setup of password recovery settings.


Common use cases


  • There is a need to open an old file that hasn’t been used for a while.
  • Employee leaves the company and many files remain protected.
  • People often forget their passwords.
  • There is a need to access important files or financial documents left behind by a family member.

Our password recovery tools have been used in high profile investigations for more than 20 years. Now available for public use!