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  Asked By: Kiara    Date: Dec 21    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 883

I heard wind that SP can lock down a document (doc, xls, html) to the
point that you can't even do any type of copy and paste. Only if you do
take a camera and snap a picture..

I personally don't think it's possible, but just want to run it by the



6 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Anu K     Answered On: Dec 21

Check out RMS server.. RMS Client must be installed before
you install SharePoint though for you to integrate it. It will lock  down
documents to the point that a person can only see it or whatever permissions you
want them to have. I have implemented this for Exchange integration also for
email so I know it works.

Answer #2    Answered By: Josie Barron     Answered On: Dec 21

wondering if it will prevent copy  and pasting postings from
SP. Unless I have to place some javascript on every page, which will be

Answer #3    Answered By: Tamika Cummings     Answered On: Dec 21

Most likely what you were hearing about is the Rights Management
integration in WSS3/MOSS - this allows you to lock  down certain actions
using IRM in Office clients (OOTB with MOSS) or other document  types
with additional "protectors".

Answer #4    Answered By: Linsey Bauer     Answered On: Dec 21

No it will prevent copy  and paste................

Answer #5    Answered By: Ivy Salinas     Answered On: Dec 21

That should be "will not prevent copy  and paste" - RMS is strictly to
protect document  content and requires both server and client components.
It does not protect web page content. Copy/paste of content in a
browser is implemented by the browser itself, so without protection
support in the client it cannot be prevented.

Answer #6    Answered By: Kevin Davis     Answered On: Dec 21

You can turn off web rendering of documents so you CAN prevent copy  and paste  by
not enabling that feature.

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