To change read only, go into Windows explorer, right click on the file name,
click on <Properties> and click Attributes/read-only on/off as appropriate.
To change shared, click on <Save as><Tools><Properties><Sharing>
"DLee" <DLee@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I have created a workbook and set it up as "shared". I have completed it
> sent it to another user who cannot open it as it is "read only" and he
> to be able to add/amend it.
> I have gone into properties and the box "read only" is NOT checked.
> Where am I going wrong?