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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Disable Excel Web Access?

Is there a way to disable Excel Web Access (_layouts/xlviewer.aspx) completely on a Site Collection? (SP2010 Enterprise) I have enabled the "Open in Client Applications" feature and it works fine in ...
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Event Attachments Opens Excel Spreadsheets in XLViewer

I have a calendar list with attachments enabled. When i attach an XLS file to an event, SharePoint wants to open it in xlviewer.aspx, but throws an error every time. I don't want to open the file in a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Programmatically clear an Excel web access session

I have an Excel workbook in a document library which is programmatically overwritten with a new version every so often. I have set up a web part for Excel Web Access to display the workbook on a page. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Sharepoint foundation-Need to show excel file contens within sharepoint page

Scenario: Sharepoint foundation 2010. End users would like to view the EXCEL documents within sharepoint page and not loosing the typical excel functionality. The USERS would open EXCEL file (using ...
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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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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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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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Excel Services permission error

I'm using SharePoint 2007. Some users are getting an error when trying to open a spreadsheet from the SharePoint. You do not have permissions to open this file on Excel Services. Make sure that the ...
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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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Sharepoint deployment scenario with absolute urls involved

I currently have dozens of Excel workbooks being displayed in Excel services on our development Sharepoint server. The workbooks are setup to use an .ODC connection file which is hosted in a trusted ...
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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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Disable “Open in Excel” in Excel Services on SharePoint 2010

I would like to disable or remove the ability for users to use the "Open in Excel" button and only allow the "Edit in Browser" button. Can this be done through security settings and/or user groups? ...
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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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Tracking Changes to Individual Cell in Excel Spreadsheet on SharePoint?

I've gotten a weird request today, someone I work with asked if there is any way to track changes to a specific cell in an Excel Spreadsheet. The spreadsheet is hosted on SharePoint and they want to ...
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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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Excel web access webpart throwing javascript error ( in ewamoss.js) in IE10

I am using Excel web access web part to display Excel reports in Sharepoint 2010. It's working fine with IE9. When I am loading the report in IE 10, it's throwing the error "Unable to get property ...
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Can a C# web service access an Excel Services workbook?

A bit of background: I have an InfoPath browser form that I have connected to a C# web service that I've written. I have an Excel Services worksheet published in SharePoint as well. What I'd like to ...
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Getting rid of the session timeout in Excel Web Access?

I understand there is a 30 second short session timeout (if no interaction is detected) to a 5 minute extended sessiopn timeout. The userss would like their reports up all day, just refreshing every ...
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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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How to configure Excel and SharePoint to access remote databases

I am using Excel to render data stored in a PostgresQL database elsewhere on our network. In general, the rendering works. However, I haven't been able to get the document to automatically ...
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How to customize SharePoint Chart web part

I want to customize SharePoint chart web part programmatically to display charts from the excel sheet having different charts on different sheets of the excel. How can I customize chart web part so ...
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SharePoint 2007 Excel Web Access Port Number Issue, I think

I am using the following url to display an excel document in the browser: ...