N/APosted on - 10/21/2011
Excel 2002 has the capability to read a range of data back to you. In this way, it can help you compare what you have typed to its original values. This feature can help you verify the accuracy of the data’s you typed. If you are working in English (US), Chinese or Japanese in Excel 2002, how can you activate this feature?
Activating Excel Read Spreadsheets Feature
To activate the read only spreadsheet you need to double click to open the files the first one is read only and the second one is the one that is usually used before you open check and see if the read only attribute is turned on. Make sure the ignore other applications is not selected. Make sure you clear all files in temporary internet Directories. To reactivate it you need to right click on a file then look at properties, if you change it will affect the file. The only easy way to create a read only file is clicking on a file twice.