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Check-in Read Only

Question asked by Paul McGarr on Jan 9, 2009
Latest reply on Jan 9, 2009 by Joel Bickel
I checked out a file, updated the drawing, and went to check back in when I realized that the file is read-only. I understand what I did wrong, but how can I force this back into the vault? How do I change the status of the drawing to read/write?

I really don't want to spend another couple hours doing everything again.

It would be nice that if you start making changes to a read only doc, Solidworks would let you know that your changes will not be able to be saved. This way,
I wouldn't have wasted two hours of my time.

Any way to force this document to be read/write?