EncryptionProvider Object (Office)

Office 2013 and later
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Provides the methods for setting up permissions, applying the cryptography of the underlying encryption and decryption, and user authentication.

Encryption providers are implemented through custom COM add-ins. You are provided with storage within Office documents for add-in specific information to store whatever information you need to encrypt, decrypt, apply rights, and display permission setup or authentication user interfaces.

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