What's New

Changes since PDFKey Pro %@


Major revision!

PDFKey Pro 4 has been released! This is a major update with countless enhanchements. For details about how to get a discounted upgrade license contact us at support@pdfkey.com


Compatibility

Now PDFKey Pro is compatible with more documents.


Mac OS X

Mountain Lion compatibility.


Bugfixes

Various bugfixes.


Bugfixes

Various bugfixes.


Compatibility

Now PDFKey Pro is compatible with more documents.


Compatibility

Now PDFKey Pro is compatible Acrobat 9 encryption.


Compatibility

Now PDFKey Pro is compatible with more documents.


Compatibility

Now PDFKey Pro is compatible with more documents.


Bugfixes

Various bugfixes.


Bugfixes

Various bugfixes.


Feature

Added 64bit support for Snow Leopard.


Feature

PDFKey Pro now also removes document signatures when present. This unlocks all document features.


Feature

Now PDFKey Pro will not ask for the same password twice in a batch.


Bugfix

Fixed compatibility problems with some PDF's metadata.


Bugfix

Fixed compatibility problems with some PDF.


Bugfix

Fixed problems with registration system.


Improvement

Added more options for command line usage on Windows


Bugfix

Fixed compatibility with some files.


Improvement

Now PDFKey Pro can process files selected through Windows' "Open with" menu or dragged on the application icon.


Bugfix

Now displays an error message when attempting to lock a corrupt file.


Bugfix

Fixed another startup problem on Windows.


Bugfix

Fixed extension handling on Windows.


Improvement

Updated PDF processing engine.


Bugfixes

Fixed a problem which may cause the application not to run (Windows only).


Bugfixes

Fixed minor glitches.


Bugfixes

Fixed minor glitches.


Localizations

Updated Portuguese localization.


New feature

Added option to omit the _unlocked/_locked suffix to processed files.


Optimization

Optimized for Java 1.5 and later.


Localizations

Now localized in Traditional Chinese thanks to IMOK.


Icon

Fixed a glitches with the application icon (Windows).


Optimization

Reduced application size again.


Bug fix

Fixed little interface glitches.


Localizations

Fixed a few labeling issues.


Optimization

Greatly reduced application size.


Bug fix

Fixed a bug which could cause crash on some Leopard systems.


Command line

Completely rewritten command line tools. They are called pdflock and pdfunlock.


Portuguese localization

Now localized in Portuguese thanks to Luís Damas.


OS Support

Dropped Mac OS X 10.3.9 support. Now Mac OS X 10.4.6 is required. Do not update if you are using Mac OS X 10.3


Localizations

Updated Japanse localization and fixed some inconsistencies in other localizations.


Bugfix

Fixed processing of very big files encrypted with AES algorithm.


Bugfix

Fixed processing of somewhat corrupt files.


Enhancement

Updated application icon for Leopard.


Bugfix

Fixed the Cancel option of the locking dialog. It will not create spurious files anymore.


Bugfix

Fixed a bug which would make Automator crash if both PDFKey Pro's actions were used at the same time.


Bugfix

Fixed a crash which happened when PDFKey Pro was placed in directories which name contained the '/' character.


Bugfix

Fixed crash in the registration system which may have happened when migrating from PPC to Intel and viceversa.


Automator

Added Automator action for locking documents.


Automator

Improved the unlock documents Automator's action.


Bugfix

Improved robustness of unlocking engine.


Bugfix

Fixed bug which would ask for a password when none was needed in extremely rare circumstances.


Enhancement

Added support for aliases. You can now drag&drop aliases of both files and folder.


Bugfix

Improved compatibility with some files with unencrypted metadata.


Bugfix

Fixed little interface glitches in the locking dialog


Bugfix

Improved compatibility with certain files.


Bugfix

Fixed a bug which caused crashing on attempts to open DRM'd files (instead of showing an error message).


Japanese Localization

PDFKey Pro has been localized in Japanese by Mark Gänsicke and 安藤順子.


Growl support

PDFKey Pro can now notify the user about the processing progress via the Growl notification system.


Added options to the locking process

The user can now choose which of the supported algorithm to use in the locking process for greater security.


Bugfix

Fixed a bug which made PDFKey Pro behave like demo on Mac OS X 10.3.9 even when registered when locking documents.


Bugfix

Fixed a bug which caused PDFKey Pro to lock up while unlocking particular files.


Bugfix

Fixed a bug which caused PDFKey Pro output corrupt files in particular circumstances.


Bugfix

Fixed a bug which occurred when trying to lock big documents and resulted in the document not being processed.


Added support to new encryption scheme

PDFKey Pro can now unlock files protected with AES encryption introduced in Adobe® Acrobat® 7.


Improved the automatic update system

Thanks to Sparkle, PDFKey Pro can now be updated in a completely automatic way.


Fixed bug on Mac OS X 10.3.9

Fixed a bug which could result the application to crash on Mac OS X 10.3.9.


Added Polish localization

PDFKey Pro has been localized in Polish by Piotr Chyliński.


Added German localization

PDFKey Pro has been localized in German by Karsten Kusche.



PDFKey Pro (com.pdfkey.pdfkeypro) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com. The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is PDFKey Pro 4.0.0. The most popular version of this application used by our users is PDFKey Pro 40307.

Operating System: Mac

Default Install Path: /Applications/PDFKey Pro.app

Minimum OS version: 10.4.6