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Unprotect Method
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Document.Unprotect Method

Removes protection from the document.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word
Assemblies:   Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.v4.0.Utilities (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.v4.0.Utilities.dll)
  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.dll)

void Unprotect(
	ref Object Password
)

Parameters

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.

Optional Parameters

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

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