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Document.HasPassword Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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True if a password is required to open the specified document. Read-only Boolean.

expression .HasPassword

expression A variable that represents a Document object.

This example sets the password "kittycat" for the active document and then displays a confirmation message.

ActiveDocument.Password = "kittycat" 
If ActiveDocument.HasPassword = True Then _ 
 MsgBox "The password is set."
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