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Plex reports issuing Security Alerts

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Article ID: 253960

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Products

CA Plex

Issue/Introduction

We are experiencing an issue in existing Plex generated reports after changing Office (Word) versions. End users are getting security alerts which they want no to be displayed:

Environment

CA Plex 7.21

Resolution

When upgrading to Microsoft Office for Enterprises, this error happens.

You can disable the error by creating an entry in the registry under HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Word\Security

Additional Information

Additional information can be found here - https://stackoverflow.com/questions/61765267/how-do-you-disable-the-hyperlink-warning-in-excel-office-365

Using Procmon.exe, trace the point in the registry where MS Word is looking for a specific value at the time of the warning message:

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