Document.Unprotect Method (Object)


Removes protection from the document.

Namespace:   Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.dll)

void Unprotect(
	ref object Password


Type: System.Object

The password used to protect the document. Passwords are case-sensitive. If the document is protected with a password and the correct password is not supplied, a dialog box prompts the user for the password.

Avoid using hard-coded passwords in your applications. If a password is required in a procedure, request the password from the user, store it in a variable, and then use the variable in your code.

If the document is not protected, an exception is thrown.

For information on optional parameters, see Optional Parameters in Office Solutions.

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