Removing sensitive content with the Redaction feature


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Removing sensitive content with the Redaction feature

Sometimes when you are distributing PDFs or you're posting them to a web site, you need to remove sensitive information. Like, for example, maybe the point of this PDF is that I want people to see how many hours they're working. I don't really need people see what their wage is. So I'd like to remove all the wage information. Or maybe I need to remove people's e-mail addresses or phone numbers. Or if I'm working in the medical field, I have to go according to HIPAA regulations. Or I'm working for the Freedom of Information Act, and I have to remove information there.

It's a legal term called redaction, and that means just going through a document and actually removing information, making it impossible for people to ever see what was below there. Now, you could go through the entire document with maybe the Content tool, Edit Document Text and search for things and delete them, but sometimes it doesn't work, and sometimes it messes up the composition of...

Removing sensitive content with the Redaction feature
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Removing sensitive content with the Redaction feature provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Anne-Marie Concepción as part of the Acrobat X Essential Training

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Business
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