Protecting content with secure PDFs


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Protecting content with secure PDFs

Nowadays, PDF files are sent everywhere. They are sent by e-mail, you can actually see them posted online on websites. What's interesting about a PDF document is that you can always open them up directly inside of Illustrator. Depending on the artwork that you create, there is still present some kind of a security risk. For example, what's that prevent a client from taking a mock-up that you have sent them and actually re -purposing that art for their own? Or let's say you are pitching a campaign idea but the information that's sensitive, you want to make sure that only certain people can see it. Well, in that case you could actually turn on some security settings when you save your PDF documents.

Start off by going to the File menu and choosing to Save your document. Choose PDF for your file Format, also my Desktop here and I'll click Save. In the Save Adobe PDF dialog box, I'll go down over here where it says Security. When you are working with PDF document, th...

Protecting content with secure PDFs
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Protecting content with secure PDFs provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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