Microsoft Word protection methods

Password to open
When a password for opening is set, the document's content is encrypted and cannot be viewed without the correct password.

Password to modify
The content of the document can be viewed but not edited. Word Password Recovery recovers such passwords immediately.

Document protection password
This type of protection is used to restrict formatting or content changes in the document. Word Password Recovery instantly recovers the document protection passwords.

VBA password
This type of protection is used to prevent unauthorized access to the VBA source code. The password for a VBA project can be either instantly recovered or instantly removed and replaced with a new one.


Word Password Recovery can use one the following encryption methods, with encryption strengths varying from 40 to 128 bit:

Word Password Recovery supports all of them.

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