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CopySafe PDF Protection

Display copy protected PDF documents in WordPress pages and posts.


Click on the [PDF] media button above a post to upload and embed CopySafe PDF documents in your current post or page. When inserting a protected PDF object, the necessary shortcode is automatically inserted into the post editor.

You can upload new PDF class documents or select from a list of already uploaded documents. After selecting a document you can then set the security options to apply to the page such as:

  • Disable protection from PrintScreen and screen capture.
  • Disable the option to view from computers using remote or virtual connections.
  • Disable printing or set a print limit per session.**

** To extend print count beyond the current session, you need to implement some DRM rules and monitor prints per user/document.


  • The CopySafe PDF Reader is a free download and can be distributed by email, download or on disk with your protected PDF documents.
  • The CopySafe PDF Reader installer includes a secure reader and a browser plugin.
  • The CopySafe PDF Reader is supported across all Windows computers since XP.
  • Protected PDF documents for distribution by email, download and on disk are in .ENC format.
  • Protected PDF documents for online viewing are in .CLASS format.
  • The CopySafe PDF Protector software is required to encrypt and convert PDF for .ENC or .CLASS formats.
  • Documents converted by an unlicensed (demo) version the Protector will have a watermark applied.
  • Documents created by the "demo" version of cannot be protected by DRM or Domain Lock


  • CopySafe PDF is the most secure document protection solution on the planet
  • Licensing the software removes all limitations and watermarks
  • Licensing also enables use of DRM to protect unauthorized distribution and sharing
  • Licensing enables the use of "Domain Lock" on .CLASS documents
  • Use of the DRM validation service provided by the ArtistScope DRM Portal for free

Other versions

CopySafe PDF is a sophisticated application specially designed for a wide variety of scenarios.

  • The CopySafe PDF Protector is available as Windows desktop software.
  • The CopySafe PDF Protector can be operated by Command-line on Windows computers and servers.
  • Custom DLLs are available to interface the CMD version with web page scripts.
  • DRM Portal software is available for installation on your Windows server.
  • Free DRM Hosting is provided with every CopySafe PDF license.

For evaluation of DRM validation, create a demo account at the CopySafe Demo website.

Requires: 4.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.1
Last Updated: 2 months ago
Active Installs: 500+


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