Review: BeCyPDFMetaEdit Remove Encrypted PDF Passwords

BeCyPDFMetadata running 1By concensus, we have to give two ‘Razzie’ style awards; worst product website since GeoCities shut down and worst product name since Nissan Sunny. Being fair, the site is a .de domain in both English and Deutche by a one-man development shop more interested in software than a flashy website. And everything is branded with the BeCy prefix. Getting past that, the need for a utility to remove passwords from PDF files has long been acknowledged.

The BeCyPDFMetaEdit was created for this task (note, this task is removing passwords no longer required, not cracking PDF files which don’t belong to you!) BeCyPDFMetaEdit is a freeware program for Windows that can remove passwords from encrypted PDFs without making any other changes to the content of the files. Continue reading