Block saving DIF and SYLK file types

This policy setting controls whether Excel 2007 can save files that use the Data Interchange Format (DIF) and Symbolic Link Format (SYLK) file types. These files usually have the following extensions, respectively: .dif, .slk.

If you enable this policy setting, users will not be able to save DIF and SYLK files in Excel 2007.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, users will be able to save DIF and SYKL files in Excel 2007.

Supported on: At least Windows Vista
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Excel\Security\FileSaveBlock
Value NameDifandSylkFiles
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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