Disable print screen

How do I disable print screen in an Excel Workbook?
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To prevent the print command from within Excel:

To prevent the PrintScreen key while Excel has focus (doesn't prevent a camera image) see 'romperstomper' reply:
GRDoxAuthor Commented:
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Sorry about that.  It looks like this forum has solved the problem for you.


hope this helps!
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Hence the problem with blind, googled links and you should post what you know, not what you can Google for.
Saurabh Singh TeotiaCommented:

You can't achieve what you are looking for because even if you stop the user from doing that..he can just simply disable the macros which stops him and then take a print screen for it so you see their no full proof method to do what you are looking for...

The best thing that i can tell you is either hide the data or delete the data which is too sensitive for other users to see...

JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
It is pretty hard to disable Print Screen (basic long term capability spanning decades). Here is a way with GPO but it is pervasive and not just for Excel. It also has some limitations, so best really not to bother.


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GRDoxAuthor Commented:
Thank you for your input. I'm going to give up on this idea as it is to some extent just security over kill.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Thanks for the update and I was happy to help.
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