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GrapeCity.Spreadsheet Assembly / GrapeCity.Spreadsheet Namespace / IWorksheet Interface / Protect Method
A WorksheetLocks value indicates which data will be protected.
A string that specifies a case-sensitive password for the worksheet.


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    Protect Method (IWorksheet)
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    Protects a worksheet so that it cannot be modified.
    Syntax
    'Declaration
     
    Function Protect( _
       ByVal locks As WorksheetLocks, _
       Optional ByVal password As String _
    ) As Boolean
    'Usage
     
    Dim instance As IWorksheet
    Dim locks As WorksheetLocks
    Dim password As String
    Dim value As Boolean
     
    value = instance.Protect(locks, password)
    bool Protect( 
       WorksheetLocks locks,
       string password
    )

    Parameters

    locks
    A WorksheetLocks value indicates which data will be protected.
    password
    A string that specifies a case-sensitive password for the worksheet.

    Return Value

    true if the worksheet is protected successful, false otherwise.
    Remarks
    Note that support for WorksheetLocks is limited to reading and writing the OpenXML file. All options of WorksheetLocks have same effect in runtime.
    Requirements

    Target Platforms: Windows 2000 Professional (SP4), Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2003 Server (SP1), Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 2008, Windows XP (SP2), Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10

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