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This article describes the new Very High macro security setting that you can use to stop all Com Add-ins, Smart Tag DLLs, and macros from running automatically in Microsoft Office 2003.
The Very High macro security setting can be used in one of the following two ways:
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If the Very High macro security setting is turned on and the Trust all installed add-ins and templates check box is not selected, the macro will not run, even from a trusted location. Add-ins can be installed in any location, not just trusted locations. Under these circumstances, add-ins also will not run. If a macro tries to run under these circumstances, you receive the following message:
Trusted locations for Office 2003 programs
Microsoft Office Excel 2003
Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003
Microsoft Office Project 2003
Microsoft Office Publisher 2003
Microsoft Office Word 2003
For more information about security levels, click Microsoft Office Help on the Help menu, type macro security level in the Search for box in the Assistance pane, and then click Start searching to view the topic.
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Article ID: 827725 - Last Review: September 27, 2006 - Revision: 1.8