Video:Password Protect Excel Fileswith Don Schechter
Do you organize personal or business information in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets? Learn how to password protect these files so that you have control over who views them.See Transcript
Transcript:Password Protect Excel Files
Hi, I'm Don Schechter for About.com Computing. Today I'll show you how to put a password on your Microsoft Excel files.
Open an Excel File to Password Protect
- Open Excel
- CLICK 'File,' 'Open,' and open a file
- CLICK 'File, 'Save As'
- CLICK 'Tools' at the top right of the 'Save As' dialog box
Create a Password to Protect the File
- CLICK 'General Options'
- TYPE your password for opening the file and/or modifying it
- CLICK 'OK'
- RETYPE password at the prompt
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