I have a question that I have saved an excel file in document of my SharePoint and given the link of that document in form,

but the problem is whenever user download and edit that excel same changes get save in my excel file too on SharePoint.

I want user to download a copy on his local machine not to change my file

thank you in advance

  • Please help on this Apr 19 '19 at 8:47
  • which version of SharePoint? Apr 19 '19 at 8:49
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Give only read access to all users on that file. This way user will not able to edit the file.


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