Microsoft Publisher

Nonnie_GASeptember 11, 2012

I really, really need help. I am using a new MS Publisher 2010 software and it's so different from 2007 Publisher.

I've done a 10 page newsletter and I'm trying to open it but I'm getting a message saying that the one I'm trying to open is locked and I have to unlock it.

I have absolutely no idea how it got locked and, for sure, do not know how to unlock it.

Please, someone help me. I don't want to do these 10 pages over.

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bob414

Is it a Publisher file (.pub) or a .pdf file? I'm away from my computer with Publisher 2010 on it but have never seen the option to lock (or unlock) a file.

    Bookmark   September 11, 2012 at 11:55AM
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nearandwest

Are you using a trial version of Microsoft Office?

    Bookmark   September 11, 2012 at 3:38PM
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cynic

Often the lock is caused by an improper shutdown. Open it up, do a "Save As" and save it under a different name. You should then be able to open the newly saved file for editing.

    Bookmark   September 18, 2012 at 1:04AM
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