Office 2003/XP: Remove Personal Data from Word, Excel, and Powerpoint Files

   Posted January 23, 2005 by David Kirk in Microsoft Office

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Microsoft Office keeps personal information in your document files. Here is how to remove it.

Office keeps a great deal of personal information locked inside documents created within Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. Although it is helpful within your own system, this type of information should be removed from the files before you release them into the public.

Fortunately, Microsoft has released a program to help you remove this information.


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David Kirk is one of the original founders of tech-recipes and is currently serving as editor-in-chief. Not only has he been crafting tutorials for over ten years, but in his other life he also enjoys taking care of critically ill patients as an ICU physician.
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