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I need to create a document that no one else can edit or save as another title ? [closed]

asked 2014-01-09 08:52:08 +0200

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updated 2014-01-09 10:31:23 +0200

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I tried use save with password and open as read only but when I save the document using "save as" other title, I can modify the content, how to I disable the "save as" feature ?

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close date 2016-02-18 13:23:45.056872


Can you please describe why would you like to disable changing and saving? Because we don't know why we can't provide a good alternative. Maybe you can save a file in PDF like File | Export to PDF.

L-user gravatar imageL-user ( 2014-01-10 08:27:19 +0200 )edit

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answered 2014-01-09 11:09:09 +0200

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You can't at the moment, at least not unless you have control over the computer the file will be used on.[1] Bug fdo#59926 describes how File > Save As... can be used to bypass password protection. There is a Save with password option on the Save dialog that is unchecked by default.

[1] In this instance you may want to consider disabling the Save As... menu item using the method indicated in this thread.

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