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PDF/A1-B & Encryption.

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99608 May 31,2011 03:24 PM UTC Jun 1,2011 06:00 AM UTC WinForms 1
Tags: PDF
Enrica EANDI
Asked On May 31, 2011 03:24 PM UTC


i need do encrypt my PDF that is created as PDF/A1-B but it's not possible, Why?

The error occured is "Document encryption is not allowed with PDF/A1-B Conformance documents."


Geetha M [Syncfusion]
Replied On June 1, 2011 06:00 AM UTC

Hi Stefano,

Thank you for your continued interest in Syncfusion products.

PDF/A standard imposes some restriction. Encryption is one among the prohibited features. Please refer to our documentation in the link below.


Please let us know if you have any other questions.



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