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Fail to export custom SPList to Excel

Im trying to export a SharePoint-List(created from a custom Listdefinition) to Excel by using the "Export to Excel"-button on the ribbon. It works when im trying with other default SharePoint-lists ...
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French excel numbers being changed to english when uploaded to SharePoint, how to fix?

I have a site where I've uploaded an excel document that was translated by one of the companies we use and once I uploaded it to my SharePoint site but the column that contained numbers changed to ...
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SharePoint 2010 error when importing excel spreadsheet to sharepoint list

I get the following error when trying to import an excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint list. "The specified file is not a valid spreadsheet or contains no data to import" I have added this site to ...
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Why are .xlsm files opened as read-only when .xlsx are not?

I have a number of Excel files attached to SharePoint 2010 records. Those with .xlsx extensions open quite happily and can be edited and saved back, but those with .xlsm (i.e. with embedded macros) ...
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Creating lists within lists, or tables within lists, or…?

I have just started working with a company on a variety of different IT issues, mostly Sharepoint 2010. They are going to contract a Sharepoint developer to help with a problem they have been having ...
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Import a single row from Excel spreadsheet

I'm currently trying to copy a single column from an excel sheet and import it in an existing list on sharepoint. I tried this via microsoft access, but i'm only allowed 255 characters per row! Is ...
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Use an Access Web Database as a data source for Excel?

I have an Access 2010 Web Database published to SharePoint as described here: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/access-help/build-an-access-database-to-share-on-the-web-HA010356866.aspx If my Access ...
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How to convert Sharepoint 2010 Chart web part to Excel?

I want to convert chart webpart's chart to excel format how it is possible?
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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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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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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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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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SharePoint Foundation [Unable to process the request in Excel Web App]

I am encountering below error msg whenever I try to open excel file (.xls, .xlsx) in SharePoint Foundation 2010 portal. Other Office files such as word, ppt opens correctly without any error but ...
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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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How to import one single row of data from excel to one list item in a SharePoint 2010 list?

I have a problem where we want users to attach a file to a new item and the SharePoint list will automatically read on row or column of data (maybe 20 cells-worth of data) and populate some additional ...
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Cannot open word document and Excel from Sharepoint 2010

I am not able to open any word documents and Excel from my Sharepoint2010 sites. I was able to open them before I re-installed everything from scratch. When I try and open any uploaded Excel document ...
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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 2007 List export to Excel 2007

Good Morning, I exported the contents of a SharePoint list to an Excel worksheet; however, I noticed the colors and formatting that have been applied to the data. This was done automatically as a ...
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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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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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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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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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Excel web part from list - Autorefresh

I am using SharePoint 2010. I currently have a list that gets updated many times throughout the day. I currently have an Excel Web Part with graphs and summary tables on the first tab, and its data ...
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Unable to check-out an excel sheet from a document library in SharePoint 2010 Standard

I have a document library under my SharePoint 2010 Standard site. We are uploading Excel files to this document library to be updated by multiple users (Using Check-in/Check-out). We are using IE9 as ...
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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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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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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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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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Export SharePoint Search Results and List View to Excel

Can we export SharePoint Search Result to Excel? Note that our client is using SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have searched the web and found a free tool that does this but unfortunately it works only ...
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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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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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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 ...