DocumentBase.Unprotect Method (Object)
Removes protection from the document.
Assembly: Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.v4.0.Utilities (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.v4.0.Utilities.dll)
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.
The following code example uses the securelyStoredPassword was obtained from user input. To use this example, run it from the ThisDocument class in a document-level project.method to remove protection from the document. The example assumes that the password variable