How to protect Your document with a Password in MS-Word

Many times you feel that you need to protect your document. Microsoft word provides this option freely to secure your document. You can create a protected document with Microsoft word free of cost. Here is the following setup to protect your document.

Protect Your document in MS Word

Open the document in MS Word, which you want to create a protected password.

Click or hit on file and then in the drop-down menu click on prepare and then click or hit on encrypt document.

Enter the password in the box and then click on OK. Password are case sensitive, if you lose the password you can’t recover it, so I recommend you to save your password in a free space of your PC.

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Once time you enter the password then you need to re-enter the password again, so re-enter your same password again and then click on OK.

protect your document

Save the file in your Pc. When you re-open it again they ask you a password to access in this document.

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Now enter the password and access on your document.

Remove your password In MS Word

If you want to remove the file, click or hit on file and then in the drop-down menu click on prepare and then click or hit on encrypt document. Clear the password and then click on ok and save your file. Now open the file again and they open without any password.

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