This modification is not allowed because the document is locked

By swker98
Dec 21, 2004
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  1. i got this error message "This modification is not allowed because the document is locked"

    I cant click on most of the oenu option like on the fire, inser, ect

    if u giys have any sugestinos let me know thanks

    it also dosnet wo k wit exell and outlook basicly my whole microsoft office?


    I am relly mad i dony know please if u guys have any segetions plese help thaks :( ;(
  2. HoopaJoop

    HoopaJoop Newcomer, in training Posts: 202

    Have you tried to copy the contents of the document to another instance of the office product you are using? You should also check to see if your temlates are read only. You may also have a virus. Are your virus defs updated?

    If all else fails, uninstall and reinstall office.
  3. swker98

    swker98 TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,348

    Thanks but i found it turns out the free tial ran out and i hasd to regtiser it thanks for your help though :);)
  4. HoopaJoop

    HoopaJoop Newcomer, in training Posts: 202

    Heh, of course it had to be the easy thing that i'd never think of.
  5. swker98

    swker98 TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,348

    lol

    i know thats ok i apperate your help, i was thin about the read only too., i look on google be4 this and it gave me wrong answers, thaks againm :) ;)
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