Can you lock Word templates so they are unchangeable?

Posted on 1998-07-17
Last Modified: 2011-09-20
I know that it is possible to lock forms/templates within MSword but the problem with this is that anyone using the template can click on the lock icon to unlock the template and then change parts of it.  Is there a way of stopping them do this?????
Question by:finchjed
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Set a password on locking the form/template!!

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the_whelk earned 100 total points
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set the attributes on the template file (dot) to read only in explorer.

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Set the permissions if under NT!!

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