Recover MS Word 2010 Password

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I have a MS word 2010 document which i created a few months ago. I have now forgotton the password. Please let me know how to unlock / uprotect the document and I should be able to edit the doument.
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Hello,

Short answer:  You can't.

However, you can try cracking the password with a 3rd party program from the link below if you want.  Please note that I have not tested or used any of these programs so use them at your own risk.

http://www.petri.co.il/recover-word-2010-password.htm

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