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Error message when you try to set password protection for a OneNote 2007 notebook section: "You cannot set, change, or remove password protection for this section because it has not been completely synchronized"
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You try to set password protection for a section of a Microsoft Office OneNote 2007 notebook. When you do this, you may receive the following error message:
You cannot set, change, or remove password protection for this section because it has not been completely synchronized. Ensure that all content in the section is available and try again.
This issue occurs if the notebook has been shared, and if the section for which you want to set password protection has pages that were not synchronized with the shared copy.
Typically, this issue occurs if each section in a notebook contains over 30 pages. If any of these pages do not synchronize, the pages will display the following items:
To work around this issue, you can delete the pages that are not synchronized with the shared notebook. To do this, follow these steps: