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Is there a way, in VBA, to uncheck the Attributes for an excel  file

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vba  2010
Access or excel

Is there a way, in VBA, to uncheck the Attributes for an excel  file  ?
specifically   "encrypt contents to secure data"
through code ?

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fordraiders
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Within Excel, with the specific document open

ActiveDocument.Unprotect Password:="pwd"
http://www.vbaexpress.com/forum/showthread.php?24011-Solved-Unprotect-a-document-with-a-macro

Within Access, well you'd have to automate Excel, open the file, and send that command to the Workbook object corresponding to the file you just opened.
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