When I go to Restrict Editing I do not have the option to remove editing but I am also working remote and do not have information management setup. Thanks You can easily circumvent any restriction set via Review tab Restrict Editing. Everything works just fine, when I unlock my documents, or when I create a new documents. Q: A:Do you use Hotmail to access your emails? For personal use, Office is not required to use Office Web Apps on Windows Live; however, the experience is better when Web Apps. I can create and edit a Web App Word document, it syncs down to local where I can open it local but cannot edit it.
Applies to: Microsoft Office Outlook , Office for Windows 8. Maybe you have a trial version of Office 2007, and the trial period has ended. Okay, here's what frustrates me: I have entered the Product Key Number, like, a bazillion times! I know how frustrating this can be. Then it says that I need to Convert. If however the problem still persists you can contact our 24×7 Support team for any help. From the look of the things I can guess two things.
Hi Roopa, May be your word document protected by password. It was absolutely uneditable, while the rest of the document was unprotected and could be changed. I was trying to remove a field referring to the manager of the project from a single page of the document. After you enter your Product Key and activate your software, you will have full functionality for the programs and features that you purchased. You cannot use the trial prodct without activating. These include custom styles, custom toolbars, macros, and AutoText entries.
Try opening your document in the free or purchase a full version of Microsoft Office 2007. Document is Marked as Final You will also be unable to paste into the document. Reduced Functionality mode After the grace period, if you have not entered a valid Product Key, the software goes into Reduced Functionality mode. Hopefully this helps other people who run into the same issue. You won't lose any formating, Tabbing or bulletins. Went into Word and I was able to type. I can create a Word 10 document in the local Skydrive Pro folder but cannot edit it.
I work as secretary in a government institution and have lots of clerical work to be done within the day. Thanks a lot Re: This modification is not allowed because the selection is locked Actually, there are multiple reasons why a document might say this at the bottom: 1 You are using a trial, or unactivated version of Word 2 As described in the post, some portion of the document may be protected 3 And this one took me a while. I cant click protect document or anything. Finally, I got my own way around it. Your trial of Office 2007 has expired. Ended up being the security settings on the applications.
Assuming this is not a protected form, then possibly the application has not been activated, or it is a trial version that has expired. I've tried Protect Document, Developer's Tab, Deleting entries from Registry and Activated my Office and nothing worked. However, it gave me an idea. Try the steps given below: 1. Q: A:Click on the Windows start button and then on Control Panel and then on the Programs item and then on Uninstall a Program and then select Micr. Re: This modification is not allowed, because section is locked.
Best regards Fei We are trying to better understand customer views on social support experience, so your participation in this interview project would be greatly appreciated if you have time. By following above Steps this modification is not allowed because the selection is locked error should be repaired. When I try to edit either document Word shows the message 'this modification is not allowed because the selection is locked' could you please repair the office and reactivate it. If at the bottom, you have a Stop Protection button, click that. From the new window that pops up, choose Resources on the left-hand side and then click the Activate button. In my case the message was coming up on a single element of the document and was connected with the template I was using.
The text explaining how to do this can be found at , however to explain a bit more, here are a few pictures and words. But when I go back onto Word, the whole thing starts over again! I went into the properties of the Office folder that holds all the programs in the suite and found the Read Olny selected. This command is not available because the document is marked as final. If you are not activated, the Activation Wizard will start. Click the Insert tab, and then the WordArt drop down arrow to ac. This is the additional solution to the issue and hopefully I had helped you with the problem. Click on the Office button the circle with the office logo on it in the top-left corner and go down to the Prepare sub-menu.
Switch to the Review tab and then hit the Protect Document button to bring up a small menu. I quess there are many reasons for getting this error message. You will see it would have activated. Then I closed down Microsoft Word 2007, and set it up again - It works! Switch to the Review tab and then hit the Protect Document button to bring up a small menu. I even went to Word Options, Activate. ? Word 2013, activated key already, only a section not entire document is locked. You may have to enter a password in order to modify the document.
Download the attachment and save. Select the Devloper tab 3. If you have an expired trial version, a dialog box will prompt you to enter a valid product key or convert purchase a key online. I tried to use the security solution but my Word properties does not have a security tab. Simply create a new blank document and then import your restricted document via the Insert File dialog box. I have about 30 different documents, where I have made a lot of cells, locked the document, and opened the cells that the users are allowed to write in and delete in.