Microsoft Excel is a commercial spreadsheet application, which can be integrated with SharePoint.

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Import from Excel to an existing list

I'm trying to import data from excel into an existing list. I can paste one line at a time by opening the excel doc and the sharepoint list in datasheet view, but that's not very efficient. Any ...
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Synchronize excel file with SharePoint online list

I want to synchronize data from excel file with SharePoint list on office 365. I have already built a utility which uses client object model to achieve this but it is very slow as item count are in ...
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Editing sharepoint online list in Excel

For some reasons I want to edit my SharePoint online list in Excel 2013 spreadsheet. What are the possibilities?
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Most “full control” users can't access datasheet view or export to Excel

All but the administrator users with "full control" and/or "contribute" permissons on a certain list do not recieve the datasheet view option, and when they try to export to Excel there is a ...
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Mail Merge with Excel Document stored in SharePoint

We have an Excel Document we would like to use as a source file for a Mail Merge in Word. When we open the Excel file in the mail merge wizard we receive the following error. "Sorry we couldn't ...
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Anonymous Users cannot open XLSX/PPTX files from a SharePoint 2010 document library

Scenario :- Environment :- SharePoint 2010 we have a Site Collection and sub-site which has complete Anonymous Access and all the Document Libraries under the sub-site are given View Items ...
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Excel charts do not refresh on Sharepoint

It seems that the charts in Excel webpart do not refresh on Sharepoint if the series of the chart are connected to some named formulas / UDFs. It seems that anything beyond a simple name connected to ...
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SharePoint - Embedding Excel using Excel services

We are trying to embed Excel using SharePoint Excel Services and we are getting the following error, We're sorry. We ran into problem completing your request. Please try again in few minutes ...
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Excel Service Not Work after Import an Exported Application

my Excel service is not working.My Excels opening in my Client MSExcel but not open in Browser.its happen after after my application has problem and I have to Export and import again to work ...
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Which Excel functions are not supported by SharePoint calculated columns?

This MSDN article lists various functions that can be used in SharePoint calculated columns, and also includes the following disclaimer: Note Microsoft SharePoint Foundation formulas ...
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importing excel onto sharepoint and use the data to build reports?

Is it possible to do this with sharepoint? I have read quite a few introductory articles that seems to hint on the possibly of acheiving this, but I couldn't find any tutorials on it. Can someone ...
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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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Office Web Apps + SP2013: Why is only Excel opening in browser by default?

I just installed Office Web Apps and configured it to SharePoint 2013, but only Excel seems to open in the browser by default. Word, PowerPoint, PDF etc. opens in client application. Preview works ...
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“This workbook cannot be opened…” on 64bit IE

So, The message when trying to open an excel file from SharePoint goes like this This happens when I use IE, specifically the 64bit version. If I use the 32bit version, it runs fine. Now, this is ...
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Using Chrome to Open an Excel Workbook

I thought there was a way to manage ActiveX extensions on Google Chrome, specifically one that manages how Chrome handles Excel workbooks when you click on the hyperlinked title in SharePoint. Is ...
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Sharepoint Mutiple Lists, Excel import & export questions

Here are a few questions i have regarding SharePoint & Excel - Using 2010 I have created a list that is an "Order Intake Forum" It asks the user various questions in order to place an order ...
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Who has precedence?

If there's only one user who has "can edit" permission and he has it open on his Desktop, do his changes over write what a "can view only" user is seeing in Excel Online? When would the viewer see the ...
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can I import spreadsheets into sharepoint list without excel installed locally?

Is there a way to import a spreadsheet into SharePoint List if you don't have Excel installed locally? Can Office Web Apps or even Google drive sheets be used instead of excel? Edit: I have Excel ...
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Excel filename affects SharePoint ability to open in browser?

SharePoint version 4 (14.0.0.7137) says "an error has occurred" when attempting to 'view in browser' an Excel file located in a library. If that same Excel file is renamed using the Edit Properties ...
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Automatically Import Excel Data to SharePoint List

This question has been asked before but I haven't found an answer that works for me and my limitations. I have an excel spreadsheet that is currently being used to input data with 20+ records each ...
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How to create editable table in Sharepoint

I want to use Sharepoint to host a table that multiple people can edit (like an online spreadsheet, for example). I have tried various things which have not worked: I tried downloading a plugin for ...
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We can't do that because the file is no longer checked out or has been deleted

I have an issue with Sharepoint 2010 and Excel 2013 i get the error message: We can't do that because the file is no longer checked out or has been deleted This happens when: I create an new excel ...
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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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What else is in the _layouts folder?

I found a useful way to force an InfoPath form to open directly in the InfoPath client (even across different SharePoint domains) by using the FormServer.aspx page within the _layouts folder. I do ...
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User can't refresh data in Sharepoint List after SQL View Def changed

I am trying to support a user who uses a SharePoint 'report' (ie Excel SS). The report is based on an SQL Server 2008 View. The view definition was altered to source data from different tables within ...
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Export to Spreadsheet option missing from Actions in SharePoint 2013

I am unable to export a SharePoint List (Survey) to a spreadsheet. The option "Export to Spreadsheet" is missing from the Actions dropdown menu for the list. I've done lots and lots of searching for ...
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How export list in excel file

I want to create a button that exports specific list into the excel file. But when I do it I always get the same error: Error List does not exist. The page you selected contains a list that does ...
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Export list to excel issues with data type number

so I have a two lists that are connected using lookup, when i export the list to excel the number column (its a lookup column) shows as 10.000000 instead of just 10.. I have tried formatting the cells ...
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Office documents stalled in loading state form expansion list

After opening and closing excel files shown on the right picture they disappear and all I see is Loading shown on the left picture. It stalls there and it will not load anything. The only way for me ...
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Data Connection does not refresh in Excel

I have a SharePoint list; Exported into Excel file and set the property to refresh Data Connection every time the file is opened. It worked very well in Excel installed on my system but when I ...
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Why does this multi-field validation forumula work in Excel but not in SharePoint 2013?

Why does my simple formula work in Excel but not-work in SharePoint? Why does this formula... =IF([Request Type]="Review",(IF(ISBLANK([Request Date]),FALSE,TRUE)),TRUE) ...work in Excel but fail ...
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Excel Files in SharePoint Designer

I added excel file (.xlsx) in SharePoint Designer. These files appear as notepad in SharePoint Designer. I want to these files appear as excel file. How can I do this?
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Refresh data in online PowerPivot Excel sheet?

I have a Excel sheet that loads the data from a SharePoint list. If I do the following I get below error: Make a pivot table to display data. Save and upload the sheet. Now to Refresh the data to ...
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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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Getting fully qualified FieldUserValue instead of actual user name from SharePoint

I'm working on my first C# program, and it's a pretty simple program that uses a view of a SharePoint page to go through and delete things that are older than 5 days on that page. Before deleting the ...
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Linked Excel to Access and then to Sharepoint

I don't know if it's possible, but I'm asking the question anyway. I have a "master" Excel file where the data is located. The "main" interface is quite complex. Basically, it's a calendar to keep ...
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How to add the Excel file in the page on the Sharepoint 2010 foundation?

I would like to insert an excel file into the Sharepoint page on SP 2010 foundation. I saw we can export list to excel, so that I think maybe we can display the excel file in the page. In SP 2010 ...
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Subscription on Excel files in SP 2013?

I administrate a SharePoint 2013 site which is mainly for business reports (.rdl files). Standard SSRS (reporting services) allows you to create subscriptions for these files, but I would like to be ...
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Append Excel data in Sharepoint list

I would need to append data from an Excel template to a SharePoint List. I explain better. Every day employees will open excel template, they will fill in the data and then I will need to append all ...
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Link Access to a SharePoint file whose name keeps changing

I have an Access database that I would like to link to an Excel file located on SharePoint. Normally, this is easy to accomplish as SharePoint/MS Office are well integrated. The problem is, the Excel ...
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Lookup column added to list created by importing Excel spreadsheet not working

I have a list on a site that was created by importing an Excel spreadsheet. I have several lookup columns that were deployed to the site using a feature. Going into the site columns gallery, I see ...
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Files downloading instead of opening in Chrome

User is accessing SP through Chrome (rest of us have IE). When they click on a spreadsheet they don't get the usual prompt to select read only/edit mode. The spreadsheet opens and they make their ...
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“Continue Interacting?” Prompt

We are hosting excel files in sharepoint (with an Office Web Apps server) The users get the below message if they don't interact with the excel file after a few minutes. Is there a way to increase ...
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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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Using mail merge with word 2013 to get data out of excel 2013

We want to use mail merge in a word document which is saved in a sharepoint 2013 document library. If we try to connect to an excel sheet which is also located in the same document library, we get the ...
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how to export the data from a webpart to excel and pdf in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom Web Part which retrieve the data from SQL Server 2008 manipulates it and shows the data table in UI. Below is the UI of the data on the Web Part. The data contains URLs, Dates, Names ...
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Surveys with Export to Excel option

How do I ensure that once I create a survey in SP 2010 that I'm able to export the resposes to Excel?
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Formatting issues when uploading excel tables

I am uploading an excel table with 4 columns to a sharepoint list. The first three columns are text, and the last column numbers. When I go to upload, it says that the middle two columns will be ...
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How to handle Excel sheets with macros

We have an Excel sheet with Macros on it. We uploaded the Excel sheet into SharePoint Document Library. When the Excel is opened using Excel Online, Macros do not work. So in order to make Macros work ...