Enum ProtectionType

ProtectionType

An enumeration representing the parts of a spreadsheet that can be protected from edits.

// Remove all range protections in the spreadsheet that the user has permission to edit.
var ss = SpreadsheetApp.getActive();
var protections = ss.getProtections(SpreadsheetApp.ProtectionType.RANGE);
for (var i = 0; i < protections.length; i++) {
  var protection = protections[i];
  if (protection.canEdit()) {
    protection.remove();
  }
}
// Removes sheet protection from the active sheet, if the user has permission to edit it.
var sheet = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSheet();
var protection = sheet.getProtections(SpreadsheetApp.ProtectionType.SHEET)[0];
if (protection && protection.canEdit()) {
  protection.remove();
}

Properties

PropertyTypeDescription
RANGEEnumProtection for a range.
SHEETEnumProtection for a sheet.

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