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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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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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Excel links open files as read-only mode. How to change this to edit mode?

Does anyone have any idea why using the link on excel opens the file as read-only mode? How can I change the behavior to open as Edit mode? I checked almost all of the Document Library settings, ...
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SharePoint List Export to Excel All Columns!

As you may know SharePoint's default export to excel only exports the columns of that current view to excel. Is there anyway to export all columns, without adding all columns to that current view.
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How to modify an Office (Word, Excel) file in sharepoint programmatically

I need to Open and modify a document that resides on a Sharepoint Document Library. These changes on the file are done during an event generated by a Document Library, so I must change it by code. ...
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Import excel spreadsheet with photos

I am trying to import an excel spreadsheet with photos, It import without problems, except that it removes the photos. What am I doing wrong?
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Sharepoint link issue

I am having a weird issue. I uploaded an excel document to sharepoint, and when I click the link it does not do anything, however if I right click open in new tab it opens. ** This is an excel ...
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List containing Managed Metadata when exported to Excel using Ribbon, has weird hash tags - how to clean?

I have a calendar All Events list which contains few fields, some from Managed Metadata and People presence lookup fields. When I try to use the Ribbon feature to export the list into an Excel, each ...
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SharePoint 2010 Issue with CSV File

We are using SharePoint 2010. I have permission (full access) on my site. I have three uploaded files (one Word .doc, one Excel .xls, one CSV .csv). I had no problems editing Word and Excel files. ...
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Simple Way to Get Data from WSS 3.0 List to Excel via Web Services

Is there any simple way to get live data from a WSS 3.0 list into Excel via web services or am I going to need to write code? I understand I can export the list data, that is far too manual.
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Run an Excel Macros from SharePoint

I was wondering if it's possible to initiate Excel macros (Excel file is located on a network drive) from SharePoint? Are there any add-in features within SharePoint that can communicate with macros?
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How to update Excel Sheet In SharePoint 2010 (Sharepoint Online)?

I am working with SharePoint Online(Office 365). I have some Excel files uploaded in a SharePoint library and I need to update one of the file data using c# code. My solution in Sandbox solution. I ...
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Writing excel 2003 vba to extract a Sharepoint list to Excel

I'm trying to find some Excel 2003 VBA that will let me inport a sharepoint list into Excel so that I can perform some basic tasks on that data.
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Permission levels for user exporting list into excelsheet sharepoint 2010

What are the minimum permissions needed for a users to export the list into excel sheets in SharePoint 2010?
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How to get my deleted columns back in an Excel file, that were exported from SharePoint lists

I have a list in Sharepoint, and I export it to Excel. All fields get exported, so evetything is fine. Then I deside that I for example no longer want the "Modified by" field in the excel file, and I ...
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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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Can someone help me use SharePoint 2010 to do data processing?

TL;DR: I need to create a system in SharePoint in which a user uploads an Excel (or CSV) file to the site from a webpage. The site takes the uploaded document and uses it to populate a list. Then it ...
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How to refer to a local file for a PowerPivot datasource?

We have users trying to use Performance Point and need to point to a local PowerPivot file as a data source. The instructions state: Type the connection string to the PowerPivot data source by ...
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How to make a List Column link to Excel Cell

I have a SP library that lists the names of various excel spreadsheets. Each spreadsheet has a cell that reflects the percentage of completion for a project. I also have a SP list of projects, which ...
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Ability to migrate linked Excel spreadsheets to MOSS

Hi our finance team have multiple links to other spreadsheets within the current file server. We wish to migrate these to Sharepoint to offer them a solution via Extranet. Is this possible? There ...
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offline and online (SP 2010) version of Excel with slicer

An user uploaded Excel with Pivot that has slicer to sharepoint document library. The data for this excel coming from SQL backend. The browser gives following error. "The workbook cannot be opened ...
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Sharepoint Excel data table and Chart

Need help about sharepoint. I have a table data collection currently in ms excel document look like the following image. every last day of the week the information will be updated (append new ...
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Export SPGridView to Excel tabs

I have multiple SPGridViews on a page. I would like to export them all to one Excel document, each SPGridView on its own tab. Is this possible? This link is a great start but does not solve my tab ...
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Importing an Excel file to a list - how to control the column types

I am attempting to import an Excel file into SharePoint using Create List > Import Spreadsheet. Several columns are just short text fields < 100 chars and with no formatting/line breaks etc. Some ...
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Migrate Excel Docs from Shared Drive to Sharepoint Foundation 2010?

I have a fairly large shared drive with various files that need to be migrated over to SharePoint. I only have full control of my site, which is a subsite within the hierarchy. I feel like if I were ...
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Cannot open file using Edit options

We recently had a few users in our environment upgrade to Excel 2010 and all these users are now experiencing the same problem where they cannot edit files by clicking them in the library or using the ...
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Upgraded SP Servers and now webpart can't access C drive

We had one WFE server and upgraded to 2 WFE servers with a load balancer. We are using the SharePoint Server Standard edition. Because we are using the Standard edition and do not have access to BI ...
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Recovering data from modified infopath fields?

I had built and published an infopath form to a sharepoint library and populated the library with about 50 documents(based on the template) I modified (deletd rich text boxes and replaced it with ...
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Export to excel - large lists

I am having when Exporting large lists to excel (over 14K records). It displays “Running security Scan” at the bottom of the screen and then gives “An unexpected error has occurred. Changes to your ...
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Simultaneous working with Excel in SP2010

Is it possible to work with multiple users simultaneous on the same excel document in SP2010? If possible without the excel web app. Extra... Is it possible to work with different versions then? ...
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Having trouble check in excel file in SharePoint 2010

I tried to check in the file to the site. But I got this error message (The system cannot find the file specified (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002)). I'm able to check out the file, edit, and ...
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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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Create Date Field when using Data Connection in Excel

I noticed that the create date field of a list item is not returned when you create a data connection to it using Excel. The technique I am using is to go to the list and export it from the ribbon ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Excel Web Access “Automatically reloading workbook”

I am working with SharePoint 2010. I used an Excel Web Access web part to display an Excel Spreadsheet. So that the spreadsheet can be opened in Excel and people can do editing. However, every time ...
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Sharepoint seeking authentication when opening Word / Excel files from website

The company I work for is using SharePoint as a CMS for it's public facing website. I recently enabled FBA (Forms Based Authentication) for the site in order to provide some user specific ...
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Working with data imported from Excel into a SharePoint List

I just imported an Excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint list, and all of my data was imported as single or multiple lines of text. While appropriate for some instances, in other cases, like a name ...
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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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create button that export custom list to excel file

I'm using sharepoint 2007, custom list. from the datasheet view I can export the list into excel/access file. is it possible to create a button that proposes to export the list to excel. (in order to ...
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Row Labels are blank in PivotTable from Analysis Services

I have Team Foundation Server 2010 and SQL Server 2008 SP2 installation and am looking at the out-of-the-box Excel Reports for an Agile project. All of the Excel Reports connect to the TFS OLAP cube ...
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SharePoint 2007 WebPart Event Handling on Custom ASPX webpart page

What I'm trying to do: I've got a custom aspx page that is wrapped in a SharePoint feature in order to get deployed. This aspx page contains 4 (Excel Web Access) web parts that are added dynamically ...
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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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Need to be able to select on a column that can have one ore more values

I have a column in a sharepoint list that lists the various departments within my company. One or more of these departments can be selected. Since the column does not show up as a selection when I ...
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Edit Document in Sharepoint

I have an issue when editing and save sharepoint Office document. Firstly if I am right clicking on the document and saving it. It is fast and fine. If I try to edit it in office, it opens very slow ...
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Excel Web Access Not Disabled?

I uploaded a spreadsheet to one of my sharepoint 2007 sites. When I click on the link I get the error "Exxel Web Access An error has occurred. Please contact your system administrator if the problem ...
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SharePoint 2007 and Large Excel files

I have a user that has create an Excel file, the file has 16 tabs on it, and 14 of the tabs are graphs and the last two 15 & 16 tabs are pivot table that control the graphs. Tab 15 pivot tables ...
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How to manage a dynamically updated Excel file in SharePoint

When we have a client that requests a call back, we fill out a web form that automatically populates an excel spreadsheet on a shared drive. Reps will then access the spreadsheet and take appropriate ...
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Can You Enhance the “Export to Spreadsheet” Action for SharePoint Lists?

Do you know of any resources/solutions to enhance the List’s “Export to Spreadsheet” function so that, once the data is opened in Excel, something would trigger VBA Macro(s) to start formatting the ...
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Is it possible to import an Excel spreadsheet, including the comments and hyperlinks, into a List?

I would like to import a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint 2007 List. The spreadsheet contains comments and hyperlinks. Could those also be imported in the List? Comments I know would ...
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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 ...