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Convert password protected files in Java


When i try to convert a password protected file, I am getting a GroupDocsException. But as per the documentation it should throw PasswordProtectedException.

And I am not able to access PasswordProtectedException class from IDE. Below is snapshot of it.

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Using Groupdocs 18.7


We are investigating this issue at our end. Your investigation ticket ID is CONVERSIONJAVA-567. As we have any further information, we’ll notify you.

Any update on this ?


This issue is still under investigation. We’ll notify you as we have any update.

Any update ?


We’ve fixed obfuscation config for com.groupdocs.conversion.exceptions package in next release of the API. As release gets on-board we’ll notify you.


Your reported issue CONVERSIONJAVA-567 is now resolved in version 19.4. You will now get PasswordProtectedException for password protected files (if you don’t apply password).