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Bill Cochran
New Contributor

I am trying to unprotect a workbook that I protected two years ago. Of course, the password has been lost to the mists of time and memory. Now I need to unprotect it so that it can be updated. Is there any way at all to unprotect the workbook without the password? 

thank you

Bill

1 Reply

Hi Bill,

 

Unfortunately, there is no official way to recover the password!

 

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But if you search online, you may find some third-party tools that may solve the problem, but these tools are not guaranteed!

 

Regards

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