opening file as readonly, no promt

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opening file as readonly, no promt

Post by jfe » Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:13 am

Many times I open a docx , pptx file from an email or website. Since those files are not saved properly they are write only. Due to that I receive a prompt asking it ok to open as read only. I am of course okay with that as my alternative is to have the file be closed. Is there a way to disable the prompt as there is no situation where I would choose no?

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Re: opening file as readonly, no promt

Post by sven-l » Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:16 am

Are you opening the files from an network folder or directly from an e-mail? It seems that you have no write permissions on the folder where your files are.
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Re: opening file as readonly, no promt

Post by Michael Uplawski » Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:59 pm

I am helping.

The OP asked
Is there a way to disable the prompt as there is no situation where I would choose no?
Hindsight is in the eye of the beholder.

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Re: opening file as readonly, no promt

Post by jfe » Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:13 pm

Michael Uplawski wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:59 pm
I am helping.
Thank you for your help

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