In order to restrict editing in Word 2016, here are easy steps available-
  • Click on Review tab on the ribbon
  • Switch to the Restrict Editing in the Protect section of the ribbon
  • Check the button ‘Allow only this type of editing in the document’ in the Restrict Editing panel on the right.
  • The default restriction is the compatibility mode of reading only. Click on Menu and select Traced changes, Filling in form or Comments.
  • In the Restricting Panel, check Everyone under Exceptions. The area of the document which is open for editing now appears enclosed in square brackets.
  • You are also allowed to add more users and change the marked sections as open for editing
  • After clicking Yes,click on Start Enforcing Protection
  • Confirm the password and click OK to star protection.

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