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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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SharePoint 2007 Excel Web Access Port Number Issue, I think

I am using the following url to display an excel document in the browser: ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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? ...
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Sharepoint 2013 BI (Excel Services) - How to target the filter to a certain audience?

We have an environment that contains Windows 2012 Servers and an Active Directory, SQL Server 2012 and Sharepoint 2013 on Premises. Powerpivot has been configured and the Business Intelligence Center ...
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Excel Web Access Web Part Resizing SP2013

I was wondering if there was a way to dynamically size the content of the Excel Web Access web part so it would resize with the device's zoom/ change from device to device. I don't want the web part ...
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Excel services publication of refreshable table

I have a small problem, I have an Access database and I import from them one table with Power Query to the Excel sheet. The database is on my OneDrive server on SharePoint and this sheet (table in ...
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the table contains a string that is too long for excel to display. if you edit the long value some data might be lost

I have a SharePoint document library. On exporting to excel I get an error message the table contains a string that is too long for excel to display. if you edit the long value some data might ...
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Pivot Table Source Data in Separate Excel Workbook stored on sharepoint

I have an excel spreadsheet on the sharepoint server with my Main Data that I want to analyze. I want to make a pivot table from this sheet that will update when the Main Data is updated, but I need ...
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The documents on sharepoint will open in 'Read Only' mode even though i try to open in 'Edit' mode

The documents on share point will open in 'Read Only' mode even though i try to open in 'Edit' mode.
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Change Excel web access dynamically using javascript

I have a page with a button and an Excel web part. When I click on the button I want to load another Excel file in that web part. Is it possible to do this? Please suggest some ideas on it.
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Prevent “We're opening your workbook in Microsof Excel” message from being displayed

I have multiple environments with SharePoint solutions installed on them. Almost all of them are working fine except one that has an issue and don't know how to solve it. Each time I open an Excel ...
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Excel Ewa JavaScript - Embed Workbook Stored in Document Library

I am trying to dynamically embed a workbook into a publishing page on my SharePoint 2013 on-prem site using Excel Services ECMA Script. I am trying to use the Ewa.EwaControl.loadEwaAsync method, but ...
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Can we get Excel Pivot chart as an image in SharePoint 2013

I have a workbook which has a pivot chart and we are showing it in Excel services web part. Now my question is: Is it possible to access that chart (as an image) element? I know we can use REST api ...
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SharePoint List lookup from Excel file

I would like to know, whether we can look up for a value in an excel file within a SharePoint list. I know that we can setup look up within different lists within a site. But i would like to know, ...
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Excel Web Access Content Visible to User Which are not exist in Excel Slicer (Used Current User Filter)

I have used Current User Filter in Excel Web Access Sharepoint 2013. I have used Excel 2013 Data imported from Database. If Current Login User not found in Slicer then Excel Web Access shows Error ...
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Offline doc linking to sharepoint doc (specifically excel)?

I searched for an answer to this and the various answers left me confused, so I figured I'd come here now since I always get a reliable answer from this forum. I have Office365 and I use Excel Online ...
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Excel Online/Sharepoint survey won't load

At work we use a survey created through Excel Online/Office 365 to track issues our employees have with software. It's worked splendidly until a day or two ago when the survey just takes you to the ...
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SharePoint 2010 & Excel Services & Errors

Good Evening All, I've been trying to configure automatic data refresh on excel spreadsheet that's hosted within an Excel web part. My spreadsheet pulls data from a SharePoint list into a pivot table ...
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Create Excel from SPListItemCollection and upload to a Document Library

Here is the scenario, I have a Timer Job. It sends Monthly summary of a list based on certain filters. I am able to generate Datatable from SPListItemCollection that I get using CAML. I would like to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Excel WebPart

I created new excel webpart. I got this error : The trial period for SharePoint Server has expired. I researched on net and i found this solve : Run--> inetmgr-->Application Pools--> ...
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Data Provider for SQL Server Analysis 2014 - SharePoint 2013

Which data provider or requriments are needed to connect Excel Services workbook to external data SQL Server Analysis 2014? I'm not able to refersh data?
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Restore Errors on Sharepoint

I got up backup a server. And I want to restore the backup to nother server. But I got this error and my restore job is failed. Object Excel Service Application failed in event OnRestore. For ...
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Cannot Refresh Excel in one Web Application with Kerberos and without

After moved web application from test farm to production, excel file with connection to OLAP db cannot refresh. The excel servcie account has permissions in db. In the same web app is performancepoint ...
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Licence error after installing Office Web Apps and suppressing XLXS and XLSM

I get the following error: In german: 'Application error when access /_layouts/15/xlviewer.aspx, Error=Leider wurde Ihre Lizenz zum Verwenden dieses Features nicht gefunden. Wenn Sie wissen, wer die ...
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I need help - some excel docs not opening in sharepoint

Many excel files in our libraries are no longer able to be opened. They can be downloaded via the drop down menu, but will not open with a click as they should be. The pop-up message we get is; ...
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Overlay in Excel Services Chart

I have a chart in an Excel document that I am displaying on a Web Part page. In Excel, I was able to draw a text box and overlay a percentage. However, these types of objects are not supported by ...
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In an Excel file. The data connection uses Windows Authentication and user credentials could not be delegated

I have an Excel Spreadsheet with a connection to a Sql Server table. The connection uses my domain account. If I try to update the connection I get this message: The data connection uses Windows ...
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JSON feed for Excel data?

There is an OData feed to get data from an excel workbook via Excel Services. However, it only supports ATOM, and not JSON. is there another way to get JSON data for an excel workbook? Along these ...
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How to exctract filtered items from SharePoint List to Excel

I'm using Javascript and AngularJS to get all data from a SharePoint list in JSON and displayed it into a table. User can sort it, filtered it and etc. There is a really nice paggination. Everything ...
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Move BI Center (Excel, PerformancePoint, PowerPivot) to other SQL server - SharePoint 2013

What way would be the best to move BI Center to other SQL server in SharePoint 2013? Thanks,
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Cant open excel workbooks in browser sharepoint 2010

Okai I am currently facing an error when i try to open excel files in browser . it gives the prompt "The workbook can not be opened". Upon checking the logs I found the following entries in the log ...
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How to add new service application with Central Adminstration

I want to excel document into my webpart in sharepoint 2013. First, I added a webpart in my page as follows. Then I clicked "Click here to open the tool pane." and I added workbook URL and OK. But ...
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Open office documents in browser sharepoint 2013 azure

We have a sharepoint 2013 site in which i want to open documents(majorly word and excel) in browser instead of application. Please not i am not considering Office web app. Instead i am interested in ...
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Update Excel document without checking in and checking out

Suppose we upload a shared Excel document in the SharePoint 2013. If we try to edit it allows to edit for a windows user and allows to save it. If then another windows user tries to edit the same ...
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Excel Services Form working in Infopath preview but not Sharepoint

For the past 2 days i have been banging my head against the screen trying to solve this issue with Infopath 2010, Sharepoint 2010 and Excel Services. I am creating a pretty simple form which uses an ...