Demo: Set a password to open or modify a workbook, document, or presentation

Set a password Play Demo Demo button

(Or Down arrow download the demo.)

You may experience a delay while the demo is loading.

You can encrypt Microsoft Office files to help prevent unauthorized people from opening a workbook, document, or presentation. Watch the demo to see how easy it is to set a password to help you control who can open or modify the Office files you create.

How to do it (text version):

Applies To: Excel 2007, PowerPoint 2007, Word 2007



Was this information helpful?

Yes No

How can we improve it?

255 characters remaining

To protect your privacy, please do not include contact information in your feedback. Review our privacy policy.

Thank you for your feedback!

Support resources

Change language