Clear the password from the text box next to Password to modify. Is there a way to lock the position, let's say , in the upper right corner and have it stay there? Okay, so I tried for hours to find a solution to this and have finally gotten frustrated to the point where i think asking here will be my best bet. You may have to before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. All my data were on D drive. They can copy and paste between worksheets. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.
People need to open the file to be able to sign up for various duty rosters. I don't want anybody else besides these two people to be able to even open the file, so I'm not talking about password protecting to prohibit editing a file. First of the network connection must be checked in the case file is attempted to be saved on a network drive. Since the repair, it seems I have lost ownership, permissions or attributes to my files. So if I do that, close the Excel window, and then open again as the. It goes away and lists all the folder and files as it changes the attribute.
Any advice would be greatly helpful. Hi all, the title pretty much says it all, I have a form where I am trying to create a button that will pop up a window where the user will browse to the desired folder and once that folder is selected, the path will be copied as a text string into the cell adjacent. If don't need the read-only recommended on this Excel any more, how to remove it? How to remove read only from excel file when it is marked as final? Locate the file or folder on which you want to take ownership in windows explorer 2. Dear Sirs, Am in need for this solution very badly and what could be a better place than excelforum! No issues, all files restored successfully. Jo I know this question has been asked a bajillion times, so I apologize for the redundancy. I cannot figure out what? Our staff can't read and they keep opening additional copies of the file! I basically have 1 constant worksheet that contains all my affiliates info Name, Address etc , which i'd like to use to populate some bookmarks in my word template, and then i have another worksheet for the previous month, indicating sales etc for that affiliate. From memory, I saved it and closed it after I used it.
I have been successful at preventing Excel from coverting that long number into scientific format. Thanks so much for your help! How to Fix Error cannot access read-only document in Excel Step 1 Searching your corrupt Excel file in your local drive. I'm concerned that changes will get over-written when 2 people are saving their changes. Check to see what permissions you have by clicking on your username or user group. I have reset the menus and renamed the. I have read about sharing the file and I don't think that would make things any better. Now, I need to share this macro with some other people, so basically I've just sent that excel file on to the people that need to use it.
It would be greatly appreciated if you can help me out as soon as possible. I just make a fresh installation of win and keep all my other drive partition as it is. Click ok when Windows Security Prompt is displayed 10. Way 2: Excel file is in read-only recommended When you open a read-only recommended Excel file, you will be prompted to open this Excel file in read only mode, unless you need to make changes to this Excel file. This would do no good as backup because if it was ever infected both the information stored on the C drive as a backup and the external would both be infected. It is only one computer sharing with one other computer. The user therefore must be equipped with most suitable powerful software that may address all repair and recovery issues.
I highlighted another section in green that I took from a previous post hoping it would solve my problem. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. At work today, I was working on a spreadsheet that was saved on the Network Server. The problem is that when I open my excel file it opens in read only format by default, but the properties is not set to read only, I already checked it. I tried to open my folder, but i couldn't.
FollowHyperlink pdf End Sub So then I tried to create an instance of acrobat by setting a reference to the acrobat object but I can't get this to work either! Would this indicate it was a problem from the computer with the shared folder vs. Double-click on the Excel file, enter password for write access. Excel files are the raw data containers which provide input to macro programming facility using Visual Basic for Applications. It is the same Operating system and the same version of Excel. I have a file that became too big due to phantom bloat, unused range saved by Excel and all that kind of reasons. Also malware bytes and windows defender for antivirus. Click Exit For End If Next End Sub Workbook A has a cell that gets data from workbook B as an external link.
In the Excel file, in last column, I have given the respective serial numbers. Hi all, I've had a long search through your pages to see if this question has been answered before but having browsed through about 50 pages worth of threads I couldn't see anything, but if I am repeating prior information I do apologise. It may be noted that in similar situations sometimes the error messages are a bit different but the cause is similar to what has stated above. Problem : I have to do this hyperlinking one by one and if there 1000 photos, lot of time is wasted. Has anyone run through a similar issue or can think of a solution to this particular issue? How do I find out what the current User's desktop folder path is each time the Marco is run by a different User? Unless that file exists in the root of your C: drive, you'll get errors. When the Excel file is opened as read only, and was made changed, it won't be able to save to the same file name on the same location, but it is able to be saved to another name and another location. Open this Excel file, you will find the read only is disable.
For instance, if I create a document and save it to an existing folder most of the time I can still access that document. And then read only is disabled on this Excel file. When the Excel file is made to read only by marked as final, typing, editing, commands, and proofing marks are disable and turn off. It does this using the indirect function because it needs to concatenate the path and filename from other cells. You must save your password-protected Excel file to a different file format. Alternatively, if there is a better way to think through this challenge, that would be much appreciated. Then took the external and disconnected it.
It makes no sense to me as I have never ran across an issue like this before. Gooday, I have a problem to solve and I cannot solve it. The last column is for hyperlinking photographs of individuals. By marking a post as Answered, or Helpful you help others find the answer faster. This is true whether you right-click the mouse, go to the edit menu, or use control keys.