Re: Visual Studio Tools for Office 2003 and Security

From: Shawn Farkas (
Date: 01/13/04

Date: Mon, 12 Jan 2004 16:21:57 -0800

Hi Mike,

    I don't have any experience with the VS Tools for Office specifically,
but this sounds like it might be a problem similar to hosting an assembly in
IE. Have you tried trusting the site the assembly is hosted on? For more
details, see my blog entry at:


"Mike Fletcher" <> wrote in message
> Has anybody any experience in using Visual Studio Tools
> for Office 2003? I'm having a problem with security
> settings on a Word document that I'm trying to load
> across an intranet in a web browser. I keep getting the
> message 'The current .NET security policy does not permit
> the word document to load custom macros...(etc)'. I've
> tried setting up access rights via the .NET Configuration
> Tool, but I've only been able to get the macros (i.e. dll
> files) to work on the local development machine and not
> over the intranet on a client machine. Any suggestions
> please will be welcomed. Many thanks.