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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An error occurred while loading the model for the item or data source 'EntityDataSource'

I use SQL Server 2012 SP1 U8 and SharePoint 2013. I configure Excel Service and Performance Point Service and PowerPivot Service. I create an Excel File`that fetch data from Data Warehouse in ...
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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 ...
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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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SharePoint Online & Excel Services -> unable to refresh data connections

I'm trying to create a few very simple reports based on my SharePoint Online data using Excel. I've got as far as getting the data into Excel and creating my report, and now I'm trying to upload 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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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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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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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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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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Since last patch, unable to open excel documents and word documents can only be opened by dropdown

We performed updates to the SharePoint Portal, SharePoint Foundation, Office Sharepoint Server, Excel Services Component, and Word Server on 03/16/2014. Since then, we are unable to open Excel ...
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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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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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issue with Excel Services in SP2010

I have created a Excel and enabled the connection to external sQL database through Secure store service and created the odc file . When i open the excel in sharepoint it refreshes the data and it is ...
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Excel Services User Defined Function returns #NAME?

I've followed all the steps as described in numerous blog posts, including the MSDN Walkthrough, on setting up User Defined Functions in Excel Services. However, I'm still getting "#NAME?" in the ...
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The documents on sharepoint will open in 'Read Only' mode even though i try to open in 'Edit' mode

The documents on share point will open in 'Read Only' mode even though i try to open in 'Edit' mode.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Move BI Center (Excel, PerformancePoint, PowerPivot) to other SQL server - SharePoint 2013

What way would be the best to move BI Center to other SQL server in SharePoint 2013? Thanks,
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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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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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Read from an excel Sheet and write to a List

My requirement is that, i need to upload data from an excel sheet to an existing sharepoint List in SP 2010.I will have 2 different Lists Like this. Then I need to compare Both the List and retrieve ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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'Invalid signature' in Excel 2007 when trying to open an Excel file

In SharePoint 2010, I'm trying to open an Excel 2007 document, there I get following error: "Invalid Signature". Still the certificate of the user is valid.
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ODC file cannot be opened in SharePoint 2013

I have an issue with ODC file cannot be opened in SharePoint 2013. Whenever I clicked the below ODC file (below yellow highlighted), it will prompt me for login 2 times. And after that, it will give ...
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SharePoint 2013 Excel Issues + ULS Logs

All of the Excel Web access apps on my SharePoint 2013 site fail to display correctly and show the common error We're Sorry we ran into a problem Completing your Request , Please try that again ...
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CUBEFUNCTIONS failing in Excel Services but ok in Excel

I'm encountering a problem whereby we have Excel reports that are saved on our SharePoint server: when opened in Excel Services they show #N/A. if I then hit the button OPEN IN EXCEL the formulas ...
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Excel cannot connect to the SharePoint list

I'm getting this error while exporting a custom list to excel. Any ideas why I'm getting this error? Here is the same question. Still couldn't solve this error. P.S.: "Check for server certificate ...
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PowerPivot Management Dashboard: Workbooks do not update in Excel Services

[Running SP 2013 Enterprise SP1 w/ SQL Server 2012 SP1] I having a couple problems with the PowerPivot Management Dashboard. (Well, maybe more than a couple but I am focusing on these right now.) If ...
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Export Excel Table to Sharepoint List throwing publishing error?

I have a SP Foundation 2010 installation on windows 7. I created a OOTB Contacts list in SharePoint and tried exporting an excel (Office 365) table with various fields to this list. Note: The column ...
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SharePoint 2010 List Excel Export Error

I have some problems about exporting a SharePoint List to excel. I'm getting "Excel cannot connect to the SharePoint list" error while exporting it to excel. There wasn't any error in the same list ...
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Excel webpart limitations…?

Excel webpart limitations? Wanted to configure 8 Excel webparts on my SharePoint 2010 page, it works for 5-6 Excel webpart on the page and started throwing the error "Internet Explorer cannot display ...