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Windows 7: How to open a copy of the document once clicked

27 Jan 2012   #1
KevinG

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How to open a copy of the document once clicked

Hey I am creating a document template in Word and in Excel to send to my employees.

Now I don't want them to make changes to that particular template so what I am trying to do is If they try to edit or make any other changes, it should open a same document for them to edit in or ask them to save it as a different file.

I am not sure if putting "Read-Only" permission would help?


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30 Jan 2012   #2
Lemur

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

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File -> Save As -> Tool -> General -> Read Only


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31 Jan 2012   #3
KevinG

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thanks..
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31 Jan 2012   #4
kado897

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Or even File->Save As Word Template(.dotx).

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