Remove PDF metadata

Quickly and easily delete all metadata contained in PDF files.

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How to remove PDF metadata

Select your files you want to remove PDF metadata from or drag and drop them into the file box and start the process. A few seconds later you can download your new PDFs without metadata.

Remove unwanted data

The metadata often contains information that you sometimes do not want to disclose. You can easily remove them with this tool. This way you will get secure PDFs.

Easy to use

PDF24 makes it as easy and fast as possible to remove PDF metadata. You don't need to install or configure anything, just select your files and start the removal process.

Supports your system

There are no special requirements for your system to remove PDF metadata. This PDF24 app works with all common operating systems and browsers.

No installation necessary

You don't need to install any software. Metadata is removed on special PDF24 servers. Your system is not burdened and does not need any special requirements.

Security is important to us

This tool does not store your files longer than necessary on the PDF24 servers. Your files and results will be completely removed from the PDF24 servers after a short time.

Developed by Stefan Ziegler

Questions and Answers

How can I remove PDF metadata?

  1. Use the file selection box at the top of the page to select the PDFs you want to remove metadata from.
  2. Start the removal process by clicking on the appropriate button.
  3. Use the Download button to save the new PDFs without metadata to your computer.

Why should I remove PDF metadata?

The PDF metadata often contains information that you sometimes do not want to disclose. Before you send a PDF, you should use a PDF reader to check whether the current metadata can remain in the PDF. If not, then simply use the PDF24 tool on this page to remove the metadata.

Is it secure to use PDF24 Tools?

PDF24 takes the protection of files and data very seriously. We want our users to be able to trust us. Security aspects are therefore a permanent part of our work.

  1. All file transfers are encrypted.
  2. All files are automatically deleted from the processing server within one hour after processing.
  3. We do not store files and do not evaluate them. Files will only be used for the intended purpose.
  4. PDF24 is operated by a German company, Geek Software GmbH. All processing servers are located in data centres within the EU.
  5. Alternatively, you can get a desktop version of the PDF24 tools with the PDF24 Creator. All files remain on your computer here, as this software works offline.

Can I use PDF24 on a Mac, Linux or Smartphone?

Yes, you can use PDF24 Tools on any system with which you have access to the Internet. Open PDF24 Tools in a web browser such as Chrome and use the tools directly in the web browser. You do not need to install any other software.

You can also install PDF24 as an app on your smartphone. To do so, open the PDF24 Tools in Chrome on your smartphone. Then click on the "Install" icon in the upper right corner of the address bar or add PDF24 to your start screen via the Chrome menu.

Can I use PDF24 offline without an Internet connection?

Yes, Windows users can also use PDF24 offline, i.e. without an Internet connection. Simply download the free PDF24 Creator and install the software. The PDF24 Creator brings all PDF24 tools to your PC as a desktop application. Users of other operating systems should continue to use PDF24 Tools.

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