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Detect if an Excel Document is Password Protected in Java

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This article demonstrates how to detect whether an Excel document is password protected or not using Spire.XLS for Java.

import com.spire.xls.Workbook;

public class DetectProtectedOrNot {
    public static void main(String[] args) {

        //Get the file path
        String filePath= "C:\\Users\\Administrator\\Desktop\\sample.xlsx";

        //Detect whether the workbook is password protected or not
        Boolean isProtected = Workbook.bookIsPasswordProtected(filePath);

        //Print results
        if (isProtected) {
            System.out.print("The document is password protected.");
        }
        else {
            System.out.print("The document is not protected.");
        }
    }
}

Detect if an Excel Document is Password Protected in Java

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