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Topic: Re: javascript to open a pdf with password protection
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 57596
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:26 PM

At 4:49 PM -0500 1/2/01, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>I need to open a password protected pdf file
>from a web page (.asp) but would like to bypass
>or pass in the password set for the pdf file.
>Can I do this?

Nope :(.

If you could pass in the password, it wouldn't be very secure
now would it.

>The reason the pdf file is pw protected
>is so that people can not go directly to the pdf
>file without using the webpage. Thank you so much
>for any help. Leanne
Well, that's certainly one approach to the problem, but I
don't think you'll find it a viable one - sorry. What's wrong with
having people get to the PDF w/o using the webpage?

Leonard Rosenthol
Sr. Software Engineer (215) 922-3509 (voice)
Digital Applications (215) 440-0504 (fax)

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