Excel Services is a server technology included in SharePoint. This shared service enables users to load, calculate, and display Excel workbooks on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server.

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Not able to refresh External data in Excel Sharepoint 2010

I am not able to refresh the data in Excel when see the excel report in browser. When i press Refresh All options the page get refresh but no updation in data is reflected. Actually i have two ...
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SharePoint Online List limitations

Is it just me or is it really strange that SSRS 2012 still does not support Claims based authentication or OData connections? Anybody know of plans? Reasons for such a hole in the strategy? Part of a ...
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JSON feed for Excel data?

There is an OData feed to get data from an excel workbook via Excel Services. However, it only supports ATOM, and not JSON. is there another way to get JSON data for an excel workbook? Along these ...
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How to exctract filtered items from SharePoint List to Excel

I'm using Javascript and AngularJS to get all data from a SharePoint list in JSON and displayed it into a table. User can sort it, filtered it and etc. There is a really nice paggination. Everything ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Errors 6309(timer) & 8059(Claims Authentication) Excel Web App Error

The issues I am getting is a 8059 error "and exception occurred when trying to issue security token" it then asks me to turn on "includeexceptiondetailsinfaults" whichIi try to do on the security ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Excel Web App error “An error has occurred. Please try again.”

On one of SharePoint sites on our server. While opening few .xlsx files users(including me) are getting the error "An error has occurred. Please try again.". When the user click's on any of these ...
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Excel Services REST API returns 401 Unauthorized in Workflow

I am trying to make a call to the Excel Services REST API in a workflow to retrieve information on a workbook's charts. The URL format is ...
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Cant open excel workbooks in browser sharepoint 2010

Okai I am currently facing an error when i try to open excel files in browser . it gives the prompt "The workbook can not be opened". Upon checking the logs I found the following entries in the log ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Excel Web Access - Can't Contact the server

I have a BI site configured with Excel and Reporting services and all the other required services. I have extended this site and all is fine when I use farm account accessing the site through ...
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Excel data doesn't appear, in the Excel Web Access

I've added an Excel Web part into my page. I did check out this excel workbook. But, when I want to run my page , I'm getting as follows error. Also,when I want to open xslx file in my desktop, the ...
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How to create an auto-updating chart from a Sharepoint list

Is there a way to create a chart/graph from a Sharepoint list, whether through Sharepoint graphing or MS Excel, so that the chart will automatically update when the data in the list changes? I've ...
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Refreshed SharePoint 2013 charts

I'm trying to understand what would be the best way to display up to date/real time data coming from a SharePoint List in a chart, if it's possible at all. Why? Today I was quite surprised to learn ...
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How to add new service application with Central Adminstration

I want to excel document into my webpart in sharepoint 2013. First, I added a webpart in my page as follows. Then I clicked "Click here to open the tool pane." and I added workbook URL and OK. But ...
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SharePoint 2013 Excel Services & External Data Refresh Failed

I need advice how I can fix problem with Excel external data connection. I have an excel file, which have connection to SSAS. Excel file "refresh all" works fine if I download it out from SharePoint. ...
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Update Excel document without checking in and checking out

Suppose we upload a shared Excel document in the SharePoint 2013. If we try to edit it allows to edit for a windows user and allows to save it. If then another windows user tries to edit the same ...
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Error while opening sharepoint list in datasheetview and exporting to excel

I have a List which is having around 14000 items in it.while opening that list in datasheet view it is giving error . Below is a summary of the issue: After selecting datasheet view : "Cannot ...
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Open office documents in browser sharepoint 2013 azure

We have a sharepoint 2013 site in which i want to open documents(majorly word and excel) in browser instead of application. Please not i am not considering Office web app. Instead i am interested in ...
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Why does SharePoint 2010 Excel WebPart not find Excel spreadsheet in Share Documents?

I have a SharePoint 2010 single instance. The Web site has an Excel worksheet in Shared Documents, which I can navigate to as a user. I have enabled Excel services. I have activated Excel services ...
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Excel Web Access Web Part won't display workbook

We've recently upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and we are trying to get the Excel Web Access web part to work. Excel Services is running if that's required, the workbook location is configured ...
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Cannot create a PowerPivot data connection (PerformancePoint Services in SharePoint Server 2013)

I can create data sources that connect to SQL Analysis Servier 2012 instances, but not to the PowerPivot instance. I followed the instructions here: ...
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Excel Services Form working in Infopath preview but not Sharepoint

For the past 2 days i have been banging my head against the screen trying to solve this issue with Infopath 2010, Sharepoint 2010 and Excel Services. I am creating a pretty simple form which uses an ...
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Be careful. The query to get the data might be unsafe so you should only refresh the workbook if you trust its source

I use SharePoint 2013 and Excel Services and SSAS I load an Excel file to SharePoint Document and then I use that in Performance Point Service to create an Excel Report. I then use this report to a ...
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Excel Web access webpart url

I am following an Article to solve a "The Workbook cannot be opened" that appears on my webpart when I load the document. It mentions getting the url of the webpart, in order to complete a powershell ...
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How to set boolean value in excel sheet cell?

I have written a procedure which inserts data from excel sheet into SQL Table. I get an error which says: "Cannot insert the value NULL into column X". This column stores boolean value. It is the ...
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Poll app 2010 producing graph [closed]

I am creating a poll app in 2010 just wondering what the best way would be to produce a graph would be. would I be able to do it using excel
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How to use excel services REST api in Sharepoint Hosted App

I need to call excel service rest api as follows on the 'Summary' library in hostweb ...
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Newly uploaded Excel workbooks not showing in Excel Web Access in SP2007

Weve been having an issue recently regarding workbooks not showing within Excel Web Access on Sharepoint 2007. EWA is displaying a message stating "The workbook that you selected cannot be opened. ...
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Insert SharePoint metadata into excel cell

What is the best way to create a system that inserts metadata fields of the document in SharePoint in a cell in Excel? I've done this behaviour multiple times in a Word document using the 'Quick ...
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How to access Excel PROTECTED spreadsheet in SharePoint Web Access Web Part in SharePoint2013?

I have excel file which is protected by password. I need to access Sheet 1 on SharePoint Web Part Page on Dashboard. While I add protected I can not able to Excel Sheet is corrupted as per below ...
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Excel Services licensing error

I have one client getting this error on a page that's using Excel Services: Sorry, we couldn't find your license to use this feature. If you know who manages the licenses for your organization, tell ...
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Power Pivot and Power View do not work for Excel workbook with external connection

I have SharePoint 2013 with Power Pivot and Power View. It's based on SQL Server 2012. They seem to be configured properly as they work fine with Excel 2010 workbook that contains tabular model that ...
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Convert Single line of Text to Lookup type after importing data from Excel file

I imported the data from excel file, but some column data type I need to change from single line of text to Lookup value. How to do this? I am using SharePoint 2013
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Reading cells from excelsheet into info path code behind

We have an excel sheet that we would need to read cells from in the info path code behind. This excel sheet has data validations, due to which we would not be able to use excel services (web service) ...
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Reusable Tasks - moving an process from excel workbooks to SharePoint

My team use a SharePoint 2013 team site. Currently when we deliver training we use an excel workbook which tracks student names, and tracks their scores and has a standard task list of content that ...
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SharePoint 2010 Multi Tenant - I need Excel Services

We are running SP in Multi-Tenant mode for a few small clients. I need Excel services enabled for two of the tenants. What options do I have and how do I do it? I have been looking at documentation ...
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Excel and PowerPoint to talk via SharePoint Libraries

We are looking into a way for an Excel file and PowerPoint file to exchange data. I'm thinking Excel Web Services, OpenXML, SharePoint Office Apps and/or maybe CSOM. Requirement is coming up to: ...
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Excel Web Part/Excel Spreadsheet not refreshing from week to week

I have a Excel spreadsheet that is pulled from a SharePoint list (our helpdesk ticketing system), in which I have a PivotTable summarizing the data in a named table, which is then put into an Excel ...
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Excel links open files as read-only mode. How to change this to edit mode?

Does anyone have any idea why using the link on excel opens the file as read-only mode? How can I change the behavior to open as Edit mode? I checked almost all of the Document Library settings, ...
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Excel 2013 workbook will not open in client application from SharePoint, only browser

I created a protected, macro enabled, .xlsm workbook on excel 2010 that is meant to be edited by many people. I uploaded it on my company's SharePoint site (Not sure if it is 2010 or 2013, I can't ...
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Excel Services data refresh does not return updated data from data source

I have an Excel include some data which from a SharePoint list. This excel is created by using "Export to Excel" button of the SharePoint list form. I created a pivot table in the excel based on the ...
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Can an Excel file be used as an external content type?

or an external datasource? Can that be set up in SP Designer 2010
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Removing permission granted for excel services

When setting up Excel services with an unattended service account, one step is to grant the account access to the web application(s) database that will use the service with PowerShell. $webApp = ...
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how to reload worksheet displayed in excel web access webpart

I have an XSLX file in a SP 2010 document library. I use the excel web access webpart to display it in a web page. However, if I modify the file, the changes are not immediately visible on the page. I ...
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Reading excel cell value in Excel Web Access Webpart

I need to read excel cell value.Excel web access webpart is used to display excel file stored in a SharePoint 2013 document library.I need to use Jquery to read the data of excel file currently ...
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Unable to open office files in Office client

While trying to open an excel document stored in "Shared Documents" library, the excel application opens up with a login prompt, to which I passed the login credentials of the site. After which the ...
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Sharepoint Excel Logic

I have an Excel spreadsheet that I would like to import onto Sharepoint. The import/export function is easy enough to use, however the math logic that four of the cells conduct in the Excel ...
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Using JSLink to add hyperlink to the Title - control if the link opens in browser or program

Due to business requirements I have a document library with BI reports (.rdl and .xlsx files) where I need to show the title while hiding the name. In order for our users to open the reports, I have ...
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How to know if Excel Services is available on SharePoint?

I'm using a Sharepoint 2010 server. Unfortunately, I'm not the administrator and I'm not able to connect with him. But I want to know, if Excel Services is installed and activated. I'm able to edit ...
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Excel Services data refresh through SharePoint OLEDB connection

I have set up Excel Services in SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Edition. The thing is, when for examle using an Excel Data Services Webpart, I can't refresh the excel connection to a SharePoint list (OLEDB ...