How to Change Author Name in Word 2016 Document

Normally, the default author name of a created Word document is the user name of Windows you’ve currently logged in. Sometimes you may need to change the author of a Word document to another one. Now this page will show how to change author name in……

How to Add Words to Custom Dictionary in Microsoft Word 2016

When you type some special or custom words such as a person name, a company name, a product name or something other in Microsoft Word document, generally the special words will be underlined in red and considered spelling mistakes. That’s bec……

How to Change Hyperlink Color in PowerPoint/Word/Excel 2016

By default, after you add a website URL or insert a hyperlink for some text in an Office document such as Word/Excel/PowerPoint, the URL or hyperlinked text displays as underlined and blue. After the URL or hyperlink is clicked, its color changes f……

How to Disable Read Only in Excel 2016

If an author has made an Excel 2016 spreadsheet read only to protect it from being modified by others but now you want to remove the read-only mode, read this page to learn how to disable read-only in Excel 2016 based on the three cases. Case 1: If……

Forgot Password to Open/Modify Office Document, What to Do

Security conscious people usually set passwords to encrypt Office files that contain critical data. However, it will cause you to be unable to open or modify an Office document if you forget or lose the password. Then what can you do when forgot pa……

How to Make an Excel Spreadsheet Read Only in Office 2016

When you share one Excel workbook/spreadsheet with multiple people, you may don’t want the spreadsheet to be modified arbitrarily by unauthorized persons. If so, you can make the spreadsheet read-only to discourage others’ editing. Now ……

Start or Stop Protection on Word document 2016 with Password

If you want to restrict editing in a Word document, you can start enforcing protection, and just stop protection when you want to remove restrict editing from Word document. Now this article is just showing how to start and stop protection on Word ……

How to Reset Microsoft Access Database Password

If you’ve set password to encrypt your Access database, sometimes for some reason you may want to change or reset the password. Now I will elaborate on how to reset Microsoft Access database password by the following four steps. Step 1: Prepare cu……

How to Encrypt or Decrypt Access Database 2016 with Password

Encryption is one good means for protecting sensitive data stored in Access database (*.accdb, *.mdb) from being seen or modified. Now this post shows how to encrypt and decrypt Access 2016 database with password. Part 1: Encrypt Access 2016 datab……

How to Lock PowerPoint 2016 Presentation from Opening/Editing

If you don’t want others unwanted to open and modify your PowerPoint 2016 presentation at will, you can lock the presentation. Generally, there are two options to lock a PowerPoint 2016 presentation. Option 1: to prevent opening Option 2: to preve……