Disable Protected View In Office 2010

 

Disable Protected View In Office 2010

File > Options > Trust Center > Trust Center Settings > Protected View

Then Uncheck all three of the top boxes.

You must do this for every Office 2010 Program

Office 2010 Protected View

You can disable Protected View for files that failed validation, that have been downloaded from the internet, are located in unsafe locations, and/or contain attachments.

When done, hit OK. The above example is that of Word 2010, you will have to manually uncheck the options from Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010, Outlook 2010, etc.