how to unlock a microsoft word password

  keith-236785 17:07 18 Nov 2005

i have been asked if there is a way to unlock a password protected word document when the person has "forgotten" the password (i only have their word for the fact it is their file which they need to unlock).

does anyone know of a way to unlock a password protected Microsoft Office Word document?

im not sure about any details (version of word etc.) but could find out over the weekend if it important.

  Skyver 17:10 18 Nov 2005

£ + click here

  GaT7 17:16 18 Nov 2005

Cheaper alternative at £4 click here. G

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:17 18 Nov 2005

Word / Excel
click here

  keith-236785 17:18 18 Nov 2005

thanks both of you, any advance on £4 lmao

i think the person will be happy to pay £4 but if there is a free option, that would be even better.

  keith-236785 17:20 18 Nov 2005

many thanks Fruit Bat /\0/\, i will pass the file onto the person first thing monday, will update and close this thread after i know it has been successful


  Skyver 17:22 18 Nov 2005

Nice find VoG

  keith-236785 17:23 18 Nov 2005

i have installed it on my pc to test the install, but i dont have M$ office, i use open office now.

  keith-236785 18:49 23 Nov 2005

once again folks, you pass on some help and recieve no feedback...i gave the floppy disk to the person first thing monday. i expected a reply tuesday to say thanks, or that didnt work.....but as usual nothing (yet)

thanks for the help folks, i will sign it as resolved and will add a note if the person ever gets back to me with the outcome


  Skyver 18:59 23 Nov 2005

Bah humbug, as it were. I must correct myself for crediting VoG with that download , I meant to say `Nice find Fruit Bat /\0/\`.

  keith-236785 23:44 02 Dec 2005

just a final update, the person has given me feedback finally, the prog worked a treat and the document was accessible again.

thanks Fruit Bat /\0/\`.

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