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How to Password Protect an Excel File

How to Password Protect an Excel File

There are a few different ways to password protect an Excel file. One way is to go to the "File" menu and select "Save As." Under the "Save as type" drop-down menu, select "PDF." In the "Save As" dialog box, type a password in the "Password" text box. In the "PDF Options" dialog box, select the "Security" tab. In the "Password Security" section, select the "Require password to open the document" check box and type a password in the "Password" text box. Click the "OK" button.

Another way to password protect an Excel file is to go to the "File" menu and select "Save As." Under the "Save as type" drop-down menu, select "XLSX." In the "Save As" dialog box, type a password in the "Password" text box. In the "XLSX Options" dialog box, select the "Security" tab. In the "Password Security" section, select the "Require password to open the document" check box and type a password in the "Password" text box. Click the "OK" button.

A third way to password protect an Excel file is to go to the "File" menu and select "Info." In the "Protect Workbook" section, select the "Encrypt with password" check box and type a password in the "Password" text box. Click the "OK" button.

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