With Office 2016, Microsoft introduced a new, highly useful collaboration feature in Word: Co-editing (or co-authoring), which allows multiple people to work on a document at the same time. Step 3: Now you can open the saved Word file to edit the content without restriction. Way 2: Open the Locked Word Document with WordPad and Save the Changes. No matter the locked Word document is set with the modify password or added the editing restriction, you can use this way to open the document and edit the content. Step 1: Right-click the.
Some of the documents coming from the Ed Center are forms that were created in Word for Windows. The documents are locked except for the fields to be filled in.
The problem is that MS Office for Mac 2011 and earlier does not have the same levels of security as the Windows version. Mac users are unable to fill out the forms in Word.
Since Word for Windows 2010 does have a option to save files as pdfs, it may be possible to fill it out in either Preview or Adobe Reader. This is untested, however, so please let us know if it does work.
More information can be found here:
How To Enable Editing In Word 2016 On Mac
From: Mary Hochberg, April 9, 2015
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