Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Configure a document library to require check-in/check-out

Only people who have Full Control or Design permissions can set up libraries to require check-in/check-out of files.

To require check-in/check-out of files
11. Navigate to the library you plan to work in. If the library name does not appear in the Quick Launch pane, click All Site Content, and then select the name of your library.

22. On the ribbon, in the Library Tools group, click the Library tab.Click Library Settings.

43. On the Library Settings page, under General Settings, click Versioning settings.

54. In the Require Check Out section, under the Require documents to be checked out before they can be edited? Question, select Yes.

55. Click OK to close the dialog box and return to the Library Settings page.