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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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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Is it necessary to configure Excel service application and secure store to view excel reports in SharePoint?

We are using SharePoint 2013. Now we need to add some excel sheets and excel reports onto the SharePoint page. So we have seen that there is a Excel viewer webpart. I was wondering whether it is ...
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Excel Web Access web part real time update

I have the following scenario and would very much appreciate any advice: I exported a list /System/Examples to Excel and then saved it as Testing.xlsx to a different document library: ...
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Pivot Table Source Data in Separate Excel Workbook stored on sharepoint

I have an excel spreadsheet on the sharepoint server with my Main Data that I want to analyze. I want to make a pivot table from this sheet that will update when the Main Data is updated, but I need ...
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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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Extract infopath xml data into excel

I have around 2000 InfoPath forms in SharePoint 2010 document library. I want to extract all forms in excel using macro. Any help?
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Excel document opening in browser (unsupported features)

I am using Sharepoint 2010 and when users click on an .xlsx document in a document library it says the following: "The workbook cannot be opened because it contains the following features that are ...
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Excel Services Error in SharePoint 2013 - Unable to Open/Edit Excel Files

Every time I click on a excel file I am receiving a popup message mentioning - We're sorry. We ran into a problem completing your request MS Word is working fine though. I performed all the ...
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Issue with opening files in Excel Web App SharePoint 2013

I am receiving the below message while trying to open an excel file in a document library in SharePoint 2013. "We're sorry. We can't open the workbook in the browser because it uses these unsupported ...
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Toolbar and Title Bar not present in Excel access webpart

I have added Excel access webpart to a page in SharePoint. When I click on edit webpart properties, I can't see all the properties which I should see by default. Any idea why? I can just see ...
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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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Error while opening excel file with “Data validation” feature

When I open a sharepoint Excel file, the error message is: The workbook cannot be opened because it contains the following features that are not supported by Excel in the browser. I know this is a ...
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Can't edit Excel documents in SharePoint 2010 using the webapp - but it is fine using the Excel Client Application

I have a SharePoint site where I can edit excel documents using both the SharePoint web app and the excel application installed on my PC. However, in a new site, I can edit the same excel files using ...
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Unable to filter Excel web access web part

I have an excel web app with a pivot table that's data comes from a powerpivot SQL data source. I am trying to filter this data via basic 'choice web part'. when applying the filter i get an error ...
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Open Excel file in browser returns error

I have configured an excel document library to open in the browser. The file was published to the document library. The document library was set to open the file in the browser. When the file is ...
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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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Sharepoint Excel Dynamic dashboard according to a list

I've a list which has something like this: List Title Status Title 1 Active Title 2 Pending Title 3 Active Title 4 Closed I need an Excel BI dashboard which should be dynamically ...
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Change Excel web access dynamically using javascript

I have a page with a button and an Excel web part. When I click on the button I want to load another Excel file in that web part. Is it possible to do this? Please suggest some ideas on it.
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SPO missing EWA in Business Data

Where trying to implement a EWA webpart to a teamsite, but we're missing EWA among other webparts available in the Business Data folder (see pic below)? E3 license - check! SharePoint Server ...
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Prevent “We're opening your workbook in Microsof Excel” message from being displayed

I have multiple environments with SharePoint solutions installed on them. Almost all of them are working fine except one that has an issue and don't know how to solve it. Each time I open an Excel ...
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Overlay in Excel Services Chart

I have a chart in an Excel document that I am displaying on a Web Part page. In Excel, I was able to draw a text box and overlay a percentage. However, these types of objects are not supported by ...
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Sharepoint Excel files Capacity Planning

I have requirement to upload 30K records every year in document library and further attach workflow and do some stuff based on business criteria. I need to plan for capacity in SharePoint, so I need ...
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Can we get Excel Pivot chart as an image in SharePoint 2013

I have a workbook which has a pivot chart and we are showing it in Excel services web part. Now my question is: Is it possible to access that chart (as an image) element? I know we can use REST api ...
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SharePoint List lookup from Excel file

I would like to know, whether we can look up for a value in an excel file within a SharePoint list. I know that we can setup look up within different lists within a site. But i would like to know, ...
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Open In Excel Issue

I have two sites on SharePoint2013. I used excel webpart. I worked these sites in IE 11. "Open In Excel" works a site, but doesn't work other site. What is the cause of this problem?
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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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Workflow Tasks data in Pivot Chart

Has anybody ever tried to create a pivot chart in Excel based upon the workflow tasks list in SharePoint? One of my users is requesting a chart showing all users associated with active or completed ...
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Excel Web Access Content Visible to User Which are not exist in Excel Slicer (Used Current User Filter)

I have used Current User Filter in Excel Web Access Sharepoint 2013. I have used Excel 2013 Data imported from Database. If Current Login User not found in Slicer then Excel Web Access shows Error ...
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Offline doc linking to sharepoint doc (specifically excel)?

I searched for an answer to this and the various answers left me confused, so I figured I'd come here now since I always get a reliable answer from this forum. I have Office365 and I use Excel Online ...
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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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Customize xlviewer.aspx in SharePoint 2010?

We're using SharePoint 2010 and I have a requirement to hide the breadcrumb links at the top of the xlviewer.aspx page for Excel Services. I've found quite a bit of documentation on how to customize ...
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Excel Online/Sharepoint survey won't load

At work we use a survey created through Excel Online/Office 365 to track issues our employees have with software. It's worked splendidly until a day or two ago when the survey just takes you to the ...
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Excel Web App dropdown control issues

Happy New Year everyone, I am having some strange issues with our on-prem SharePoint 2013 environment. When a user opens an excel document in Excel Web App in IE, the dropdown controls (edit ...
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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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Excel Service Data Refresh Issue in SharePoint 2013 Online Office 365

I am using Excel Services in Office 365 SharePoint Online to show Workbook Pivot Reports data pulled from SQL Server 2008. I have used Secure Store for saving Database Credentials & Configure ...
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Sending parameter to excel web access charts

I have some pivot charts displayed using excel web access, all of the charts have some filters, I would like to create a common filters to interact with excel web access charts. Is there a way I can ...
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When I try to view Excel in browser I got error We don't know what happened, but something went wrong

When I try to view Excel in browser I got error We don't know what happened, but something went wrong. When I try to edit file is ok? In event log I get: There was an error in communicating with ...
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How to connect an Excel file to a Data Connection Library?

In the article here, it states that an excel file can connect to a .odc file inside a DCL. I've researched for a bit and finally stumbled upon a solution that involves having to modify registry ...
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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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External Data Refresh failed - Unable to refresh list data in Excel Web Access WebPart

I have created a PivotChart in Excel workbook that fetches data from a SharePoint list using "OData Data Feed". When refreshing the connection in Excel 2013, the updated data is displayed in ...
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Restore Errors on Sharepoint

I got up backup a server. And I want to restore the backup to nother server. But I got this error and my restore job is failed. Object Excel Service Application failed in event OnRestore. For ...
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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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“Open in Visio ” & “Open in Excel” is not working, and I will get an error message

I have the following inside my SharePoint server 2013 :- EnterPrise Wiki site collection. i have both "Excel services Application "& "Visio Graphics Service" running correctly. The problem i ...
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Excel services refresh using Claims based NTLM?

I am able to upload reports in a sharepoint library that have embedded data connections to a cube(SQL2008\AnalysisInstance). We are not using power pivot. We are running Sql 2008 standard version. ...
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I need help - some excel docs not opening in sharepoint

Many excel files in our libraries are no longer able to be opened. They can be downloaded via the drop down menu, but will not open with a click as they should be. The pop-up message we get is; ...
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Cross domain issues accessing Excel Services in a Sharepoint App

I have an Sharepoint app hosted at: https://app-xxxxxxxx.sharepoint.com/sites/my-site/ And I want to retrieve the json representation of an excel document using the Excel Service Rest API hosted ...
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Excel Services 2010 Error - “The workbook cannot be opened.”

I enabled Excel Services and added a Excel Web Access viewer to my page. It's just a simple spreadsheet (which incidentally works fine on my standalone development server) that displays the error ...
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Excel web service web part in sharepoint 2013 app

Is it possible to add Excel service web part in SharePoint 2013 app? My intention is to create dashboard with graphs and charts (from excel which was published) in the app. Please help me with any ...