Author: Darren

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

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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…

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How to Make an Excel Spreadsheet Read Only in Office 2016

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When you share one Excel workbook/spreadsheet with others, you may do not want the spreadsheet to be modified arbitrarily by unauthorized persons. If so, you can make the spreadsheet read-only to discourage others’ editing. Now this page will…

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How to Stop Protection on Word document 2019-2007 without Password

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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 a Word document. We will show you how to protect specific…

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How to Reset Microsoft Access Database Password

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If you’ve set a 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 the Microsoft Access database password by the…

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How to Encrypt or Decrypt Access Database 2016 with Password

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

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How to Clear Run History in Windows 10

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If you usually use Run Commands to start programs/apps or open folders/documents in Windows 10, all the commands you have ever typed in the Run box will be automatically stored in its history. Sometimes you may want to…

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How to Lock PowerPoint 2016 Presentation from Opening/Editing

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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…

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How to Hide Text and Show/Print Hidden Text in Word 2016

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Sometimes you may don’t want some certain text in your Word document to be seen by others, but at the same time, you don’t want to completely delete the text. In this case, it will be a good…

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Forgot Outlook Data File Password – How Do I Recover Outlook 2016 PST Password

Recover Outlook PST file password

If you forgot or lost Outlook 2016 data file (.PST) password, you may wonder whether there is a way to recover the password so that you won’t lose all your emails and personal information stored in the PST…

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4 Ways to Protect Excel 2013/2016 Workbook with Password

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If you are now using the new Microsoft 2016/2013 to store and analyze data, you would want to add password protection to your Excel workbook to prevent the data from lost or being modified by others. Actually, there…

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