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When you open files from local hosted servers, such as http://localhost, the files are opened in Protected View in Microsoft Excel 2010, in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, or in Microsoft Word 2010.
This issue occurs because files that are opened from servers are considered part of the Internet zone.To work around this issue, temporarily disable the Enable Protected View for files located in potentially unsafe locations option. To do this, follow these steps:
Article ID: 983201 - Last Review: August 26, 2011 - Revision: 3.2