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I have created a Word document (Word 2010, in format docx) with form elements (radio buttons, dropdown menus). Is there any way to set these controls active without locking the document?

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As soon as you turn off 'Design Mode' in the Developer tab, your controls should be active.

This is both for testing, and allows you to send out fully-editable forms.

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Great! Didn't notice that it was this easy :-) –  Robert Oct 17 '12 at 8:01

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