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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 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 ...
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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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What is the best option you would use to show dashboard data within an Excel file on SharePoint?

What is the best option you would use to show dashboard data within an Excel file on SharePoint? A. SharePoint and MS Office Integration. B. SQL Reports integrated with SharePoint. C. ...
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Excel Service Application - SharePoint 2010 (Performance Management)

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm with three servers :- Server 1 - WFE Server 2 - CA + WFE Server 3 - DB Cluster + WFE I have Excel Calculation Services Started on all the servers.These are my ...
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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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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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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 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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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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Excel Web App error everyday after recreation

I try to View/Edit Excel documents (xlsx) in Office Web App SP1. I immediately get an error. "An unexpected error has occurred.". Word and Powerpoint both work fine. I have recreated the Excel Service ...
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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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PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer - New Excel Services data source

I'm trying to connect a published Excel workbook as a data source in PerformancePoint Designer, but I'm unable to do so. Here's what I'm doing: In PPDD, on the Create tab, I click Data Source. I pick ...
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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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Crunching numbers according to user-defined formulas: best approach?

I have been trying different solutions to this problem, including a completely custom data processing module; now I feel like I've run out of options and was wondering what people thought was the best ...
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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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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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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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SharePoint 2010 Co-Authoring Excel

Are there any other settings, besides disabling "Check Out", to enable Co-Authoring in Excel? When I open Excel, all I get are the options in the image I attached. I do not get the "Edit" option ...
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EXcel Web Access - web part Error

I asked this related question in stack overflow, Hence this forum is dedicated for sharepoint, Thought to ask here!! I got to know how to get the Excel using sharepoint Excel web access webpart. ...
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Issue with Excel Services work book with Integrated Security but logged in from Claims auth

I am trying to use an embedded Excel work book within a SharePoint site. This workbook connects to SSAS using Integrated Security. It works correctly when I log in to SharePoint using windows ...
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Parsing Excel doc in SharePoint

In my current project I have requirement to upload an excel file, parse it and send the data to a third party system. I have no need to persist the file either in SharePoint or on disk and I don't ...
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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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Office Web Apps Word - Configure trusted locations

It is possible to configure the trusted file locations for the Word Web App on SharePoint 2010? I only can find the settings to configure the supported file formats at the Word-Service Application ...
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Powershell command for Excel Services?

Is there a powershell to restart the excel services? If yes, what is the syntax to restart the excel services.
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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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Excel Web Access & VSTO

I created an Excel workbook in Visual Studio 2010 using VSTO, and it fills a table with data retrieved from a WCF service. The service was added to the project using the standard "Add Service ...
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How can I set the relative path to a workbook in the Chart Web Part, and use it within a template?

We have a team site in our solution (SPS 2010 - Enterprise). On this site there's a list. For every new item in the list, it creates a new site from a template. Structure: team-website website 1 ...
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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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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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MOSS 2007 Excel Services - Show all Rows and Columns?

We're running SharePoint 2007. Is there a way to disable the arrow navigation buttons in Excel Services and instead display all rows and columns in the worksheet so the user can use the browser ...
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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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possible ways to import an excel spreadsheet to a sharepoint 2010 list?

I am running SharePoint Server 2010 and I have an excel spreadsheet of about 3000 rows / 30 columns, which I would like to import to a SharePoint list. I've seen on codeplex a free tool for MOSS/wss ...
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Excel Services Refreshing data for Pivot Table bound to SharePoint 2010 List

I've noticed that while Excel Services does support quite a few OLE DB and ODBC connectors, to e.g. SQL server, OLAP, Oracle and so forth, there's no direct connector for SharePoint lists. ...
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Can an Excel file be used as an external content type?

or an external datasource? Can that be set up in SP Designer 2010
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Is it possible to set up an ODBC connected Excel spreadsheet on SharePoint 2007 with a Standard license?

I know that many database connections are possible with the Enterprise version of SharePoint Server 2007. Is it possible to make a custom solution to set up a connection? If it depends on the type ...
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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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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 Services Error

I have uploaded an xlsx file that I would like to use EWA to display using Excel Web Services. I have confirmed that the site is a trusted location and Excel Web Services is configured correctly from ...
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Can Excel Services 2010 query SharePoint lists directly?

A problem with SharePoint 2007 Excel Services was that it could not query SharePoint lists. Does SharePoint 2010 now contain this functionality?
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Opening Excel services session returns “Safe handle has been closed”

Has anybody else had problems with Excel Services in SP2010? I am trying to programmatically access Excel web services. To connect to Excel services, I am direct linking to the ...
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Excel Services delegation using Classic Mode Authentication

Every where I'm reading about setting up Excel Services for delegation so that it can connect to Analysis Services running on separate server is based around using Claims based authentication to ...
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Sharepoint dashboard and KPI

Is there any way to create a dashboard, and use KPI from a shared doc lib that contain excel sheets ? thanks
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401 authentication error when calling OpenWorkbook method of ExcelService.asmx

We are trying to call the Excel Services web service using SOAP with a Sharepoint/domain admin account. I see 401.2 errors in the IIS logs. There is no user name specified there. We are using ...
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MOSS 2007 Excel Services Webpart Formatting

Is there an easy way (i.e without programming & deploying a custom webpart) to remove the column/row headers in an Excel webpart view on a MOSS 2007 site? Customer sees: A B C ...
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SharePoint 2007 Excel Services - Security implications of adding root as a trusted location

I've done some searching and can't find a definitive answer. In a large SharePoint environment where it'll become a hassle to add individual trusted locations for Excel Workbooks, is adding the root ...
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Excel Web Services/Pivot Filters not functioning and MOSS 2007

I am currently struggling with an issue with Excel Web Servces and pivot tables. We have several site collections in which we expose pivot tables with filters through EWA web parts. The issue is ...
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Setting up SharePoint 2010 Excel Services

How do you set up Excel Services for SharePoint 2010? I’ve installed the Office Web Apps (wcsetup.exe) and created a new Excel service in central administration. But I’m now stuck on what to do ...
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How do Excel Services Sessions work?

We are using web services interface to access Excel Services. When we have two sessions that access the same spreadsheet, it looks like they see each others data. Is this how it is supposed to work? ...