Free PDF Unlocker

Free PDF Unlocker

Average User Rating:
4.1
out of 96 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0
  • Total Downloads:
    160,511
  • Date Added:
    Nov. 06, 2013
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    774.32KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1,336
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:
    #15 in PDF Software

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1 stars

"Thanks CNET for distributing Adware, Malware, Bloatware"

July 15, 2014  |  By SamGardocki

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0

Pros

The fact that Norton 360 and TeaTimer simultaneously identified and blocked this CRAP!!!

Cons

Another POS from the once-trusted CNET

Summary

CNET has once again lowered its progressively diminishing standards by fostering the use of untested and utterly worthless Crapware. I have advised most of those in my computing circles to forgo CNET as source of anything other than as a bad example.

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1 stars

"Do NOT download ANYTHING from Free PDF Solutions"

June 29, 2014  |  By baltopro

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0

Pros

There are NO pros

Cons

- it does NOT work - just sits there spinning its wheels after 8 hours

- comes with NO "Help" or documentation at all, and there is NO online support or forum

- it DELETED MY ORIGINAL PDF FILE (luckily I had a backup copy)

- it INSTALLED MALWARE TO MY SYSTEM: "Trojan horse Simda.QK" (luckily AVG found and quarantined this)

Summary

The above is based on Free PDF Unlocker version 1.0, downloaded directly from maker's site "freepdfsolutions.com".

Free PDF Unlocker is useless malware, and should be removed from CNET.

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1 stars

"AVAST booted it off my computer. Virus bait"

June 22, 2014  |  By bicep123

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0

Pros

Not sure about the previous version, but this version is not good.

Cons

AVAST would not let me open the program which is just as well.

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1 stars

"FAKE - does not work and tries to install malware"

June 02, 2014  |  By verify159

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0

Pros

NONE - It does not work, created a test file and it did nothing with a two character password. It just spins and spins making you think it is working.

Cons

Repeatedly tries to install malware, then leaves something on your computer that seems to prevent you from writing review.

Summary

This should be removed from CNET.

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5 stars

"A wonderful program"

May 24, 2014  |  By johnsonKyle

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0

Pros

PDF unlocker can be used by everyone to unlock password protected files in a stress free manner. This helps in getting into the documents through password cracking methods. Compatible with all versions of Windows, it is a highly useful tool.

Cons

No cons to mention

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5 stars

"This app sure is a life saver."

May 22, 2014  |  By AucoinJulie

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0

Pros

I had some very important PDF files password protected because my kids and others sometimes use the system and I just wanted to be safe. I was so frantic when I realised I had forgotten the passwords. I downloaded this PDF unlocker and it worked.

Cons

No cons say.

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1 stars

"Malware and adware"

April 23, 2014  |  By clever2429

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0.9.2

Pros

none. it didnt work.

Cons

Installs lots of adware programs. will change your browser settings and not let you change them back.

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1 stars

"Serious Virus"

April 21, 2014  |  By benjamincall

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0.9.2

Pros

I'm not sure it has any. It didn't work and it installed a serious virus on my machine.

Cons

Pretended to "crack" the pdf while installing malignant software that necessitated a system restore.

Summary

Don't put your system at risk.

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5 stars

"Highly useful program"

April 17, 2014  |  By AgnesPham

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0.9.2

Pros

This free PDF unlocker is an excellent tool because it can unlock pdf files and make them open for editing. Sometimes, it might happen that you might have accidently locked a pdf file and finding it difficult to open. This tool serves the purpose right by unlocking pdfs with passwords as well.

Cons

Nice one TOO.

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5 stars

"Quick, easy to use tool; very useful"

April 16, 2014  |  By BlakeBrenner

 |  Version: Free PDF Unlocker 1.0.9.2

Pros

The basic idea, behind password locked PDFs, is to ensure sensitive data can be shared securely, so that no unauthorized person can have access to it. All this works work until the password to the PDF is lost, in which case one needs the Free PDF Unlocker

Cons

No cons; quick and easy to use

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Free PDF Solutions
Publisher web site http://www.freepdfsolutions.com
Release Date November 19, 2014
Date Added November 06, 2013
Version 1.0
Category
Category Graphic Design Software
Subcategory PDF Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows Vista, Windows 98, Windows 7, Windows 2003, Windows NT, Windows Me, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, Windows 8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 774.32KB
File Name pdfunlock_setup1.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 160,511
Downloads Last Week 1,336
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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