How to password protect a file to be read-only

Excel 2010 and later: What is the best way to password protect an Excel file so that it is read-only
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Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
Open the excel workbook and click on REVIEW
You can then select the option to Protect the sheet or the workbook
Select the appropriate option and set a password.

https://www.addictivetips.com/microsoft-office/excel-2010-password-protect-spreadsheet/
Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
For READ ONLY
Open the workbook and Click on SAVE AS
In the SAVE AS window click on the TOOLS drop down arrow and select GENERAL Options.
There you can set the password for Modify
and select the option for READ ONLY RECOMMENDED

Let me know if you need a screenshot.

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agwalshAuthor Commented:
Exactly what I wanted :-) Thank you
Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
You are welcome.
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