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Sign Macros and VBA Projects on Microsoft Office 2010 and 2013 with Thawte Code Signing for Microsoft Office and VBA

Solution

Use the following steps to sign macros and VBA projects in Microsoft Office 2010 and 2013 programs (Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Visio and Word):

  1. Open the file that contains the macro project to sign
     
  2. On the Developer tab, in the Code group, click Visual Basic
    NOTE:  If the Developer tab is not available, click the File tab > Options > Customize Ribbon.  In the Customize the Ribbon list, click Developer > OK.
     
  3. In Visual Basic, on the Tools menu, click Digital Signature
     
  4. The Digital Signature dialog appears, click Choose > select the Thawte certificate > click OK
     

To add a timestamping service, refer to the following instructions prior to signing:
See solution ID:  SO7492


Additional Information and Resources

Install a Thawte Code Signing for Microsoft Office and VBA:
See solution ID:  SO13346