PdfEncryptionDetails constructor

Initializes a new instance of the PdfEncryptionDetails class.

public PdfEncryptionDetails(string userPassword, string ownerPassword, 
    PdfEncryptionAlgorithm encryptionAlgorithm)
Parameter Type Description
userPassword String The user password allowing to open protected documents.
ownerPassword String The owner password allowing to open protected documents.
encryptionAlgorithm PdfEncryptionAlgorithm The PdfEncryptionAlgorithm instance which indicate encryption algorithm.


Shows how to use specify PDF encryption details while saving a project as PDF file.

var project = new Project(DataDir + "CreateProject2.mpp");

// lets specify encryption details  
var encryptionDetails = new PdfEncryptionDetails(
    // specify user password
    // specify owner password
    // specify encryption algorithm

// specify permissions
encryptionDetails.Permissions = PdfPermissions.ModifyContents | PdfPermissions.ModifyAnnotations;

// show user and owner passwords
Console.WriteLine("User Password: " + encryptionDetails.UserPassword);
Console.WriteLine("Owner Password: " + encryptionDetails.OwnerPassword);
// show encryption mode: RC4_40 or RC4_128
Console.WriteLine("Encryption Algorithm: " + encryptionDetails.EncryptionAlgorithm);
Console.WriteLine("Permissions: " + encryptionDetails.Permissions);

var options = new PdfSaveOptions
    EncryptionDetails = encryptionDetails

// save the project with specified encryption details
project.Save(OutDir + "WorkWithPdfEncryptionDetails_out.pdf", options);

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