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

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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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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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sharepoint - accessing excel files from VBA

I'm trying to access SharePoint directory from Excel VBA and loop over all files at this directory. But when I try to refer to the directory, then I get this error in return: Path not found I ...
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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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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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How to syncronize an Excel document in SharePoint with Access

I have an Excel Sheet stored in a SharePoint list, but this list will be updated every month. So some employees get the Access file and need to fill in their values, but they should just open the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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Can't crawl Excel 2003 files from SharePoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 farm and am crawling the contents of a legacy SharePoint 2007 farm on the same network domain. I am getting the following error crawling Excel 2003 files (i.e. xls format) ...
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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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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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Connect SharePoint Lists with OData

I have a DataSet, I have created an Excel spreadsheet using OData connection. Now I want to create a SharePoint List using this Excel data. I want the Excel and SharePoint List to be sync so that list ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Force a document to open in the application and not the web app?

I have a large Excel file (under 1 meg, but almost 25 tabs) that none of my users can open in Excel Online. If you click on it in the document library, it spins for a while before giving this error: ...
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How to add SSAS excel report on SharePoint page?

We have a Excel Sheet which has got a Chart that is generated from an Analysis DB (Excel connects to Analysis DB with a particular credential which is setup when connecting to Analysis DB via Excel). ...
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How many webparts are available in SharePoint for displaying an excel sheet/excel report?

We are doing some R&D on displaying excel sheets (simple sheets with no external data connection) and excel reports(which connect to sql db) on a SharePoint page. I would like to know what are ...
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Is it necessary to configure Excel service application and secure store to view excel reports in SharePoint?

We are using SharePoint 2013. Now we need to add some excel sheets and excel reports onto the SharePoint page. So we have seen that there is a Excel viewer webpart. I was wondering whether it is ...
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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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SharePoint Online: Problem opening Excel

SharePoint Online Excel 2010 Internet Explorer 11 I've recently completed a SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint Online upgrade and am dealing with a few user issues in the project's wake. One user in ...
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Can you have multiple Excel worksheets for one SharePoint List?

I know you can create a table in Excel and export that into SharePoint as a list. I want to know if you are capable of having two or more Excel files updating a single SharePoint list. We want two ...
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Publish and Synchronize Excel 2013 as Sharepoint List

Can we publish and synchronize excel 2013 table as SharePoint list. I understand that using export to excel functionality and using data connection changes in the list gets reflected in the excel. But ...
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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 files always open in browser

On our Intranet I have activated the site collection feature "Open Documents in Client Applications by Default". On the Document libraries I have also set the *Default open behavior for browser-...
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How to access Excel cells hosted on Sharepoint (Office 365) using Java client?

I host my site in asphostportal and I am trying to build a Java clinet that connects to Sharepoint (mysite.sharepoint.com) and grabs an excel file. I used the Excel services WSDL file, however the ...
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Users Cannot Open Document In folder to edit

I have a Site with a Document Library with a User with Full Control. We are running in https mode. The users cannot open the Spread Sheet for editing, though I can. The site is also asking her to log ...
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Extract infopath xml data into excel

I have around 2000 InfoPath forms in SharePoint 2010 document library. I want to extract all forms in excel using macro. Any help?
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Automaticly update connected excel file when a new item is added to a sharepoint list

I have a sharepoint list that we update daily and it is connected to an excel file that we update manualy. So what I would like is when a new item is added to the list it automatically updates the ...
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Using SP.FileCreationInfo to modify an .xlsx or .xls file

I'm trying to create a client-side solution where customers can download a template .xlsx document populated with data filtered from a SharePoint list. I know that JavaScript generally isn't used to ...
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Workbook.CheckIn always produces an error the first time it's called? (x-posted on StackOverflow)

This question is cross-posted on SO here. I have some workbooks stored in a document library on Sharepoint 2007. I want to check out a workbook, modify it, and check it back in. Using the following ...
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How to export to excel only items filtered on my view

In my specific list, I filtered to a account we are going to pay. Then when I click on "Export to Excel" button all the items of the list gets exported. How would I export data that I want? Example:...
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Office 365 for Mac(Yosemite) SharePoint won't open file in Excel.

File xlsx uploaded to SharePoint won't open using the Edit in Excel button. It appears to start, but not finish. Excel does not include this file in 'recent files', so cannot be opened from Excel.
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Can I apply check out rules to a single document in a document library and not the whole library?

Is it possible to apply check in/out rules to a single document in a document library without applying the same rules across the document library via the Library "Version Settings" section?
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Connection to SharePoint list on SP 2010/13 STANDARD Edition

My organisation will downgrade from SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Edition to SharePoint 2013 Standard edition. I am not part of the decision making, but I heard the decision relates to cost or licensing. ...
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Can I edit a workbook using Excel Services?

I created a web part putting my Excel worksheet on one of my Document Library, so I can have the live view of that worksheet without opening it again and again, my question is, can I edit that ...
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Creating Excel document using JavaScript

I've been researching into creating Excel documents in a SharePoint Library from an existing Excel template but all solutions I find are using server code. The Template can be part of a CT or in ...