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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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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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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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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Issue with Office Web Apps - can't open Excel file, prompt for user name and password

I can't open by Office Web Apps Excel file, SharePoint always prompt for user name and password and after entering correct user name and password it happens again and get error: "An error has ...
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How can I remove Excel menu in web apps in Share Point 2013?

I use SharePoint 2013 and I use Power Pivot Service. When I open an Excel Report, I see this report : How can I remove Excel menu(File/Open In Excel / Data/...) from this report?
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Excel Services permissions error

I have created a document library, and gotten that library added to the Excel Services Trusted Locations in central admin. I’m using an account which has full control on the document library to ...
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Hyperlink to force Excel to open in Excel Services

We have found that a link, like the following, pasted into an Outlook email will always open the target file in the users local copy of Excel: <http://ourspbi/myreports/Some Excel report ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Unable to use filter or edit Excel Worksheet while opening from Excel web access?

I am able to view and filter data based off excel fileters via the Excel Web Access web part for Excel workbooks. However, when I "open in Excel" it does not allow me to filter or edit. Note: I ...
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Scaling Excel Service Application - SharePoint 2010

Today I was preparing a new production server farm for SharePoint 2010 when I encountered this fact that there are not many in depth articles/whitepapers on the net that deals explicitly with Excel ...
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Value error in UDF with Excel Services

I've written some C# User Defined Functions for Excel that I'm trying to run in Excel Services. One of these UDFs is working in my local environment, but failing in the QA environment. Instead of ...
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Customize toolbar in xlviewer.aspx

We would like to replace the "Open in Excel" button with the "Download a snapshot" command in the xlviewer.aspx file. Is this something you can configure when using this file to view documents? I ...
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How to add EWA parts with the non-enterprise version

Is it possible to add a Excel Web Access part to a dashboard in the non-enterprise version? If not, is there another way to simulate such a dashboard?
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Can Formulas Automatically Update in Excel Services 2007?

I currently have two spreadsheets housed in Excel Services in a Sharepoint Hub. These two spreadsheets are linked. However, the values on my main spreadsheet will only update 1. if the source ...
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Why am I getting a ServerContext.Current error using Excel Web Services? [closed]

We are trying to setup Excel Web Services in SharePoint 2007 and for some reason all accounts are getting an error. When I check the event logs, I see the following error: ...
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Excel Services, Save As does not show Publish Options

I have created a document library and configure it to have a Document Template Excel Spreadsheet. When I create a new Document and then save the new Excel worksheet, by selecting File -> Save&Send ...
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Hard limit to have number of Excel webparts on SharePoint 2010 page?

Is there any hard limit to have number of Excel webparts on the SharePoint 2010 page?
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Test drive of PerformancePoint and SSRS on SharePoint

I need to build advanced reports on SharePoint, where radars, pivots and cumulative values are involved. One obvious option is Excel Services, but I'd be interested to compare it with PerformancePoint ...
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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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What is the purpose of User-Defined Functions under Excel Service Application?

I have done a lot of research and have concluded that we cannot use VBA present under Excel sheet code in SharePoint. Today I was reading on excel services in sharepoint. I came across User-defined ...
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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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Versioning in Excel web app

Does anyone know how it's possible to create major and minor versions in the excel web app? When a document is saved, I see that it changes the minor version, but what do I need to do to create a new ...
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SharePoint 2010 TfsOlapReport Excel Services throw OLEDBConnection error

I'm trying to fix the "failed to refresh: TfsOlapReport" error on the TFS project portal dashboards in SharePoint 2010. I've followed the instructions here to make sure the Secure Store Service and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Excel web services cannot open in browser

I have an odd issue where as some Excel files once clicked give me the option to open or edit and then some others when clicked launch directly into Excel Services within my browser. There appears to ...
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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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Setting to enforce use of Excel Services rather than Excel Web App

Our site and sub-sites are defaulting to Excel Web App rather than Excel Services. We require Excel Services. I think maybe I hit a setting somewhere at the root which has caused this change. Where ...
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What is the purpose of Allow External Data Under Excel Service Application --> External Data?

We have a excel book that we can open via excel web part on sharepoint page. The excel book has external data connection to SQL Analysis server. Presently the setting for Allow External Data is set ...
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How to programatically modify contents of an excel sheet via excel web services in SharePoint 2013?

I have read that, While users can interact with Excel workbooks in a browser through Excel Services, the workbooks cannot be edited in the browser by using Excel Services. Programmatic options are ...
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Import File from SharePoint and Link this file with SharePoint (File- Excel File)

I am using SharePoint 2013 and Microsoft Office 2007 or above. Scenario: I upload a Excel file to a SharePoint 2013 list. Now, I want to import this Excel file from this SharePoint list back to ...
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Power View Report in Excel dont work in Share Point 2013 web site

I use Share Point 2013 and SQL Server 2008 R2 and Performance Point Service and I use Excel Service for show Excel Report in SharePoint 2013 web site. My SharePoint web site work and I can view Excel ...
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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 ...