There needs to be a way to prevent Google Sheets or other applications from bypassing the security features in Excel. For example, if the w
There needs to be a way to prevent Google Sheets or other applications from bypassing the security features in Excel. For example, if the workbook has hidden sheets which require a password to unlock OR if the workbook has protection within a sheet, those passwords can be completely bypassed by SIMPLY opening the excel file in Google Sheets.
I am an advanced excel user and have locked down my pricing workbooks so customers cannot see the details behind the pricing only to find out that by simply opening this well protected workbook in Google Sheets, they are now able to UNHIDE the protected sheets and see the details behind the pricing methodology. To me, this is a HUGE security risk for anyone who is working on financial or HR files.
YES please fix this issue. Opening a workbook in Numbers (mac) also bypasses any protection.