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Prevent users from sharing a file

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    Prevent users from sharing a file


    I have an excel workbook that I want to send to a lot of people, but I do not want them sending it to other people.

    I know this can verify the user of the computer:

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    but is there something else that I can add that says "if original username does not equal new username, then close app" or something?

    I thought of implementing a password that they would type in, and by typing it in the would activate a macro that cross-checks the original username and the potentially different one..

    Any ideas?


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    Re: Prevent users from sharing a file

    i dont think so all they have to do is disable macros or copy to a new workbook or even open with google docs
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