When the Word document is protected with restrict editing password, no one can edit any contents on this document, unless stop protection with password. Any insight you can provide would be greatly appreciated. The following table lists the class names of the classes that correspond to the document, body, p, r, and t elements. How to disable read-only in Word: Case 1: Word document is Marked as Final When the Word document is marked as final, you can see the yellow line on the top of document, and you can't edit anything on this document, unless read only mode is disabled. Click Review then choose Protect. Step 5: Click the Save button.
For example, the following code opens the Word12. I just tried this and it worked perfectly! You will find these classes in the namespace. Step 2: Click the File tab at the top-left corner of the window. Due to a slow connection. When the user saves files to a shared network folder, and keeps them open on the computer, after a while they become Read Only, which forces the user to save them in a different name.
As time allows may go back and re-set settings to see if there is any one thing to create problem. The only files which I opened that gave me the read-only error when I tried to save the file were the Word 1997-2003 documents. I am guessing, but I don't think it was a full install, if I remember correctly that took far longer. Any help would be very appreciated. Cheers, Giorgio I started to have this problem a few weeks ago and I could not remember what changes were made to my workstation. If you are opening the files directly from Windows Explorer, try turning off the Preview Pane in Windows Explorer as well.
I'll edit this post when I have any settings suggestions to try. Body ' Attempt to add some text. Sometimes I have the need to convert this format to Word. Uncheck Readonly and Hidden attributes to disable them. If you want to edit the protection part of this document, you need to stop protection.
How long is the document being kept open? Then navigate to the bottom of the panel, click the Yes, Start Enforcing Protection icon. Once you have access to the body of the main document part, you add text by adding instances of the Paragraph, Run, and Text classes. AppendChild new Run ; run. How do I get 2010 to have full functionality for 2007 files? You can save it to a different file name, or save it to a different location. If you are saving these documents, you may check the option to save it as read only from save options Another option.
AppendChild new Run ; run. Found an easy fix here that's working so far: 1. They just can't edit the document as it exists in your list. Additionally, when resuming from sleep, mapped network drives always display a red X in explorer. A similar solution posted by jtho worked for me: Open Windows Explorer. Now click on Find Names and select your name! The problem still persists though. Adding the network folder location to Trusted Locations.
Save Sample Code The first example method shown here, OpenWordprocessingDocumentReadOnly, opens a Word document for read-only access. Open wordPackage Once you open the Word document package, you can access the main document part. Try turning off the Preview Pane and Details Pane in the File Open dialog box from within the Office application. The package can also contain additional parts. It's been at least a week since I've seen it happen. Lo and behold, when I right-clicked my problematic excel file, clicked on share with,and then clicked on my username, the problem has disappeared.
If a user can read a document they can download and edit it if they so desire. You may also right click and enable read only options for the documents. Make a Word document read only by save as tool When you are going to make a new created Word document read only, just follow this way. This is the way I prefer to save my documents in a shared folder. Case 4: Word document is restricted editing with password When the Word document is protected with restrict editing, you won't be able to make any changes to this document.
Do you have write permissions? The following code example performs this operation. I then suspected Word 2010 Pro and followed lots of online Microsoft advice, nothing helped. We had a policy that users were supposed to reboot their computers once per day, and suggested to do so at the end of the day, to ensure that programs and files were not left open. We also can make the Word document read only to avoid making any accidental changes. When the Word document is made to read only by this way, readers will get pop-up message that telling this Word document is reserved.
The following code example adds the paragraph, run, and text. Then, hopefully enjoy read-write paradise. As I mentioned before, none of the other workarounds solved the issue for me. Select my user name again. It retained all my personal infos, files and locations etc. The error message was saying the problem comes from the sharing options.