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I'm going to demo how to redact information using Adobe Acrobat 11 Pro and to do that I'm going to go ahead and open a PDF where I have information that I want to redact in this instance it's a tax return and I want to redact the social security numbers so I click on tools in the upper right hand corner I scroll down to protection click on protection below that under blackout and remove content I will find my redaction tools first thing I want to do is click on redaction properties to set the look of how I want my redaction to appear if I want the redaction to look like a Sharpie in other words just blackout cover over information I would use the redacted area fill color at the very top of the redaction tool property display and if I click on that inside the little square I have a choice of colors I could pick click on black to as I mentioned look like a sharpie if I use grey that's going to look save on toner and in this case though I'm going to use white and why because I want to use an overlay text so I'm going to use white make sure that I've checkmark the box next to use overlay text that then allows me to select from a variety of fonts to change font size even to change the color and then of course I want to align where I want the text to be in this case flush left and below that I even have the option to customize the text and of course I want to do that for my social security numbers I'm going to have X's appear where the numbers originally were then I click OK next I need to now mark my document or mark that information within my document that I want to have redacted so I'm going to click on mark for redaction and it will be forewarn to me that hey redacting is a two-step process you first have to read you have to mark the information you want to have redacted and then you actually have to apply those redactions and Adobe does this because it allows say a paralegal and/or an administrative assistant to go into a document redact the information that they've been asked to redact and then save that and either forwarded to the attorney or to a colleague or to co-counsel and have them review it and and when they review it then they would actually apply those redactions that they want to have redacted so I'm going to go ahead and click on OK here because I know it's a two-step process and as soon as I do that Adobe gives me this little box that allows me to begin marking my read actions so I want to be take my time here and be very careful that I only mark the information that
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