Closed Put password for Excel, Word documents Tags: Document Excel Apps Last response: May 25, 2012 7:55 PM in Applications Share raylee011 May 7, 2001 8:15:51 PM Is there a way to put a password for Excel, Word, etc documents. I want to be able to have a password for these type of document so that not everyone can open them. More about : put password excel word documents | Report abuse Register or log in to remove camieabz May 12, 2001 9:55:01 AM Go to "File, Save As" and click the options box on the right. Enter a password in "password to open" box and click "ok". Re-enter password when prompted. Voila! N.B. I have absolutely no idea how to recover a file if the password is forgotten, so be careful. <b> Heatsinks, fans & whisky...Everythings Cool! :wink: </b> | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Applications>Put password for Excel, Word documents> Related ressources: ForumHow to put the password to excel sheet ForumExcel 2003 password remover ForumHow to Sync UNICODE Word or Excel documents to PC and vs ? ForumOverclocking Excel Sheet... Need a FTP site to host it! ForumHow do I put a login on my word docs ForumHow to put password in excel ForumHOW DO I PUT A PASSWORD ON AN EXCEL FILE ForumHow to put password in excel ForumExcel - document with same name already open ?? ForumWord and Excel don't work right after sleep mode ForumPocket Excel / Word Documentation ForumHOW DO I PUT A PASSWORD ON AN EXCEL FILE ForumMySQL online editor/console? ForumMS Excel Acting Strange ForumStrangest thing in Word 97 More resources Read discussions in other Applications categories Graphics Internet Applications Multimedia Office Security CAD Distributed Computing Drivers Enterprise Software Firmware Programming Photoshop Skype Wordpress !