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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Problem connecting Sharepoint 2010 to SSAS through a RSDS

As the title says, I'm trying to create a Report Data Source on Sharepoint 2010 where I have an SQL2012 instance with the PowerPivot, SSRS and the sharepoint add-in configured. I choose "Microsoft ...
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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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Make First Sheet Display in Excel of Sharepoint in Browser

I have a Excel Web part and make an excel appear in browser throught this web part. There is 4 sheets in excel but when I open the page , firstly the third sheet appears but not he first sheet. How ...
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Can people play with fields using PowerPivot?

I began on a BI job a few months ago and one of my first tasks is to replace our current way to access the SSAS cubes. It is a custom web application based on OWC (which is now deprecated) and it's ...
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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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Is it possible to specify content database name while creating the Excel Service Application using powershell script?

I want to create the Excel Service Application as it is required to use the Excel Web Access Web Part. Firs I tried to create the application using sharepoint but GUI not providing facility to specify ...
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SharePoint Onine List as Datasource to Excel Services / Business Intelligence in SPO

Trying to join 2 SharePoint Custom Lists sources into an excel Services Graph. If so, any BI option for formating list data on an SPO page? Possible now under SPO 2013 A3 license? Confused about ...
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Is it possible to read an excel file through code in a sandbox solution - SharePoint Online

On a SharePoint Online environment, I have an Infopath based list with Attachment enabled. When an excel file is attached during a new item creation on this list, I want to have an event receiver that ...
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How to use SharePoint 2010 web chart to create a chart with 3 columns, I met 2 problems, can you help me?

This is my Excel file, with 3 columns Date Ongoing Pending 4/22/2013 4 4 5/22/2013 4 4 6/23/2013 4 4 6/24/2013 4 4 6/25/2013 4 4 ...
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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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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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Access was denied by the external data source. The following connections failed to refresh: “data connection name”

I created a Excel report in Excel 2013 with a data-source as SQL stored procedure. I deployed this Excel report to Trusted Excel Library. I have done all configurations correctly in Excel Service ...
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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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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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Excel Services - Disable Refresh warning

I'm trying to figure out how to disable the refresh warning used within Excel Services. Everytime I load my page I get the following: My first port of call was to check the trusted file location ...
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SP2103 Excel-Services Freeze Panes / Headers

Do anyone know a simple solution to freezing the headers in an Excel file that is published on a SharePoint 2013 portal.
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Enable Publishing Options button without SharePoint Designer

We use MS Office 2010 Standard, and some users will be publishing spreadsheets from Excel to SharePoint (2010). We have discovered, however, that the Publishing Options button only appears in the Send ...
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Excel services and PowerPivot error: “Unable to refresh data for a data connection in the Workbook. ”

My environment is a 3-tier SharePoint 2010 Architecture: Running on SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Edition WF1 WF2 Both Web Fronts are NLB, and we have they following Application Servers APP1 - ...
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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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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 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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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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How to setup Kerberos Constrained Delegation for SharePoint Excel Services and Analysis Services

This question is in continuation to MSOLAPSvc.3 service missing from kerberos delegation Target : To refresh a pivot table based out of a SSAS cube using Windows Authentication in the excel service ...
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Implementation of power view in sp 2013 - Pain Points and Ideas

Can anybody please give me some painpoints of using PowerView in sharepoint 2013. Recently in our project we are planning to upgrade our site from SP2010 to 2013. In SP2010 site we have lots of ...
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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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Regarding excel service in sharepoint 2010

We planning to purchase Sharepoint 2010 standard version. I notice SharePoint 2010 standard version does not support Excel service. My question is, am still able to load the excel document in ...
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Adding Excel Reports / TFS Web Part to My Site

I'm using Sharepoint 2013 and would like to add some Excel Reports to "My Site" but I don't know where to begin. Excel Services have been configured correctly since we also have the team foundation ...
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Can I access excel file from a remote sharepoint server in my Excel Web Access web part?

We are developing an organization level dashboard in which we are using Excel Web Access web part to display part of or entire excel workbooks containing charts. Problem is, the corresponding actual ...
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Powerpivot data refresh over kerberos delegation

I have a SQL 2008 R2 OLAP Cube and an Excel file that uses powerpivot and embedded datasource to the Cube. I want to upload the Excel file in SharePoint and allow users who are authenticated to the ...
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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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How to convert Sharepoint 2010 Chart web part to Excel?

I want to convert chart webpart's chart to excel format how it is possible?
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Unable to refresh data for a data connection in the workbook.

I am trying to use an Excel Web Part that connects to a list in Sharepoint 2010. On my local drive the spreadsheet updates when I open it and all is well but when I uploaded to sharepoint the data ...
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If a user can't read Excel file, can they still view Chart Web Part created from it?

Title sums it up. I would just try it myself but my test environment is down and I figured I might get a speedier response here than to wait for that to come up. If users don't have permissions to ...
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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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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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How to use ExcelServices in Sharepoint?

I want to use the Excel workbook in my SharePoint using ExcelServices. I have done all settings in "Excel Services Applications" & "Secure Store Service" in "Manage Service Application" option ...
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Starting Service Applications on SharePoint2010

I have noted that some of the service applications on my central admin are in stopped status, so i want to start them and don't no how to start them as I won't see any start option available on that ...
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How to collect data from many users

In our company from time to time there are polls (like 'Name, Employee number, Will you attend the christmas party? Dinner preference?' ... ) which are typically handled via Excel sheets shared in a ...
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Excel web access data ( graphs) is showing gray color on SharePoint 2007

I am using "Excel Web Access" Web Parts to show the excel graphs in my MOSS2007 setup. I have multiple team sites under one site-collection. Excel web access is fine for all the team sites but , its ...
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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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Missing rows in PerformancePoint Dashboard chart compared to Excel Services

Excel which is published has more than 75 rows but in dashboard there are only 75 rows for the report.Are there any parameters are set for this in dashboard designer or any other changes are required. ...
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Fact tables indicators selectors/filters in an excel report with pivot tables

I'm working in a project where I need to publish some reports based on excel pivot tables against SSAS cube. Until here everything is OK. However, I want to know how I can set in my excel report a ...
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“Access Denied” when attempting to view Excel workbook

After uploading a workbook to a newly created PowerPivot Gallery, attempting to open the uploaded workbook displays: I am logged in as a Site Collection Administrator and have verified that Excel ...
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How to prevent Excel documents (.xlsx) opening in Excel Services on a mobile device

I have a customer that wants to use the BB(Blackberry) mobile device to open all excel documents (both .xls and .xlsx) using the client application on the device and not excel services. Is this ...
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Are Sparklines Viewable via excel services and Business Intelligence?

I have an excel report with SparkLines in it. When I view the file through excel services (aka in the browser), all looks fine and dandy. But when I try to browse the file via REST services, the ...
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Excel Calculation Services - Excel Web Apps

We're trying to co-author excel workbooks but only have Standard CAL/Sharepoint 2010 Standard Server license. Its my research so far that to have co-authoring for Excel, we would need to use Excel ...
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Excel Services - Using parameter for query

I have an excel spreadsheet that returns data based on a cell value. In essence, it's Select * from table where field = Sheet2!A1. All works like expected, except when I publish it to SharePoint, ...
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Excel Services Permissions

were setting up our SP2010 environment, and were looking to make use of excel services. Before we go all-in on excel services however, we have some causes for concern. Can anyone help define the ...
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Create new Worbook with Excel Services

I want to generate an Excel File with SharePoint. I can make a refernce to ExcelServices an want to use the funtion NewWorkbook. But i get the error : Soap Exception: You do not have appropriate ...
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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 ...