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Office 2010 opens everything as read only

I have a beta version of Office 2010 (to see if I should get the full version) and I am running it on windows 7 however, the problem is that every document I create gets saved as read only and even though it is already saved if i click on the disk logo (to save it again) i get the "save as" window again. It happens the same with excel or word files. Why is this happening? I have the same version on another computer and it runs just fine.

Thank you
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You need to disable protected view.

Here’s how to turn off and disable Protected View of MS Office 2010:

Run one of the Office 2010 application (e.g. Word 2010).
Click on Office button to go to Office Backstage view menu, and select Options.
In the “Options” dialog, select Trust Center in the left pane.
Click on Trust Center Settings in the right pane.
Select Protected View in the left pane of “Trust Center” dialog.
Disable any of all of the protected view options as below by unticking the check boxes:
Enable Protected View for files that fail validation
Enable Protected View for files originating from the Internet
Enable Protected View for files located in potentially unsafe locations
Enable Protected View for Outlook attachments
Click OK when done.
The above procedure has to be repeated for each and every Office 2010 apps that implement Protected View, namely Word 2010, Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010 and Outlook 2010.
Nancy VillaDirector of IT


I checked all that and it still opens documents as read only :(
Director of IT
It was probably a bug on the version because I uninstalled it and reinstalled a Trial version and it worked fine. Thanks for your answer though.