Help needed

ValkXb70

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Feb 7, 2005
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Greetings all,

I have a bit of a problem, I am trying to create a worksheet that has some text locked, and some cell's that need to be user entered. The other problem is this sheet will be stored on a network drive that is secured to read only. I was hoping to have a pop up window that they can edit the data in the various cells, but will not save changes. Is this possible? If needed I can send the excel file. Thanks for your help.

Chris
 

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ammdumas

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A combination of locking certain cells and protecting your worksheet should do the trick.

-Highlight the cells to be locked and from Format...Cells, go to the last tab and click the 'Locked' button
-From Tools...Protection...Protect Worksheet, protect the sheet (with or without a password).

Voila. All other cells are editable except the one you locked and the read-only status of the thing itself overrides all.
 

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