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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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? ...