Office Document Encryption

Microsoft Office has a built in facility to encrypt Office documents. This facility can be used to encrypt all Office files, including spreadsheets and presentations.

Office Document Encryption

To protect a file in this manner, simply click on “Protect Document” in the Info menu and click on “Encrypt with Password"

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Enter a password of your choice here. You will need to provide this password whenever you wish to open the Office file. To ensure your data is properly protected, choose a strong password.

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