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Excel files I have used for years - now only open as "READ

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Excel files I have used for years - now only open as "READ ONLY"
JA: What's the make and model of your computer? And what version of Excel are you using?
Customer: Toshiba Laptop, Windows 10 - and I have dialoged with MyPhone Support people 6 times on this - they have taken control of my computer - and only fixed the problem temporarily -
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: My Phone Support reinstalled Windows - twice
JA: Anything else you want the Computer Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: can't think of anything right now...
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Moses C replied 1 month ago.

Hi, Welcome to JustAnswer support, thank you for utilizing our service.

when did the read only file attribute issue started?