Let the user to set his default open behavior to be either "Open", "Lock and open" or "Read only".
This applies to when you are opening a document from ProjectPlace
Thanks for your feedback. You got me thinking about some nice ways of implementing this. Maybe after you have performed the same type of "open" action a number of times it could be suggested as default to you...
The top ideas with status Quality Backlog are discussed on a regular basis with the design team. These should be minor development, and could include hygiene factors, little things that create a wow effect and ideas that could have a positive effect on a lot of users.