PdfPermissions.IsOwner Property

Gets a value indicating whether full (owner) access to the document is allowed.

Namespace:  BitMiracle.Docotic.Pdf
Assembly:  BitMiracle.Docotic.Pdf (in BitMiracle.Docotic.Pdf.dll)


public bool IsOwner { get; }
Public ReadOnly Property IsOwner As Boolean

Property Value

Type: Boolean
true if full (owner) access to the document is allowed; otherwise, false.


Full (owner) access to the document is allowed when:

  • The encrypted document is loaded with the correct owner password
  • The unencrypted document is loaded
  • The document is created from scratch

Unlimited access includes the ability to change the document's passwords and access permissions.

Full access is not allowed when the encrypted document is opened with the correct user password. In that case additional operations should be allowed or not according to this PdfPermissions.

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