.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+

XlsDocumentImporterOptions.Password Property

Gets or sets the password to load an encrypted workbook. Use the WorkbookImportOptions.Password property instead.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet.Import

Assembly: DevExpress.Spreadsheet.v21.2.Core.dll


public string Password { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


A string value that specifies the password.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Library Object Type Path to Password
WinForms Controls SpreadsheetControlOptions
Office File API DocumentOptions


Use the WorkbookImportOptions.Password property instead. That property works for binary .xls as well as for OpenXml .xlsx files. For an example of use refer to the How to: Open and Save a Password Encrypted File article.

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