Microsoft Office is an office suite of desktop applications, servers and services for the Microsoft Windows and OS X operating systems, introduced by Microsoft on August 1, 1989. A product well integrated in SharePoint.

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Want to eliminate “Document or link” dialog on File/Save

I have a default Document Library in SharePoint. When my users save documents (Word, Excel, PPT) to this document library, they get a dialog asking if they want to save a "Document" or a "Link to a ...
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External User cannot open Excel File

I have an external user who logs in to my SharePoint with an internal Domain user. When he tries to open an Excel file from a document library Excel opens and a login screen appears inside the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Remote Event Recievers - How Reliable?

It is business critical for us that Remote Event Receivers DO fire, however Microsoft do not guarantee they will (Confirmed to us by Microsoft after raising this issue on a support ticket). What we ...
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Trigger Email Notifications to Multiple Person or Group Fields Once Populated in Task List

I am looking for a way to use multiple people or group fields similar to the out of the box assigned to field within a task list. For example, the initial task will be assigned to Person A. I can ...
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using office web app in Sharepoint running https

Currently, I already have a SharePoint 2013 with SSL, I just setup Office web apps which no SSL. Please advice me how to config, I tried many ways, but cannot open documents in my SharePoint page. ...
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Opening office documents via web VPN opens blank document

Issue: I have an issue that when a user logs into our SharePoint server via web VPN, they can not download/open documents via link that are on a teamsite homepage. Description: On our SharePoint ...
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How can I add user location (Office) to SharePoint survey results?

SharePoint survey results include a "Created By" field that indicates who submitted the survey. How can we pull in additional user profile details into the survey results? Specifically, we would like ...
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SharePoint and Office Integration not working in IE

We have SharePoint 2013 Enterprise, Office Pro Plus, Windows 7, and IE 11. Connect to Outlook, Export to Excel, Customize Form (InfoPath), and basically all other Office Integration points seem to be ...
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Create new document in SharePoint 2013 without Office Web Application installed

My SharePoint 2013 server is not online means it is on-premises SharePoint 2013 Server. Also I have no office web application server. My user needs to crate office documents in SharePoint library. ...
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Need Co-Authoring confirmation

Imagine a scenario when User A opens a word (.docx) document from a document library (Ent SharePoint 2013). Office Web Apps server then generates the document via the browser. User A then decides he/...
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Connect to Office

I have some questions about this feature. Ive tried to google this for the last week or so, but im unable to find anything useful. We try to get our users to use this feature, but we have some issue ...
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Create sharepoint document folder using VBA

I need to find a way to programmatically, using Excel VBA, create a folder in a Sharepoint Document Library. The Sharepoint Document Library already exist, and it has already one level of folders in ...
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How to limit access of a single page on a team site to only certain members of the team

I have multiple pages on our team site, however some of the team members do not need access to two of the pages.Is it possible to restrict those two pages? How is this done?
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Opening PowerPoint as a Hyperlink opens the sharepoint shared document list window

I have a hyperlink to an office document within PowerPoint. The link opens the office document but also opens the windows that shows the list of shared documents where the linked document resides. ...
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Outgoing Email Office 365

I need to migrate, my actual smtp server, to smtp.office365.com I have configured the SMTP at the domain (mydomain.xxx.xxx), and all goes good. Because the email can be sent when I create a test TXT ...
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UPLOAD FAILED: You are required to sign in to upload your changes to this location

I have SharePoint 2013 on premise with ADFS 3.0 authentication. If a user opens a document from SharePoint, he or she is able to save the document correctly. If that same users does something else ...
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Office 2013 32bit files will not open from SharePoint - Driving me to distraction!

First, this has been going on for months now. I have had to change the way I work because all of our Office files are stored on SharePoint. It doesnt matter whether its SP 2010 or 2013. This is on ...
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how make document library custom upload form in office 365/Sharepoint 2013

I am working on office 365 and want to make a custom upload form for document library to upload the document and also want to add two custom field on this form to save along with document upload. ...
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SharePoint 2013- How update multiple list item using sharepoint designer worlflow?

I have created a list workflow and want to update multiple item update(By using Update list item action) in a list on specific condition but only one item is updating . Is It possible to update ...
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Document generator for Office PnP XML

Do we have any document generator for the exported xml from Office PnP Schema? Please provide me some pointers.
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Create Office file from a template using workflows (Content types)

I want a workflow to create a new file that is based of an Excel sheet. I have created a content type with the .xlsx file and added it to the Document Library.Ffrom the "New" button I can create a ...
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office 365- Document Approval Workflow Screen Customization

I have created a Document Approval workflow for a document library, I need to do 2 things- To open Task Edit Approval Form in pop-up or in modal pop-up. Want to prevent redirection to All task list ...
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Attach multiple files at once into a calendar event

We have created events calendars and are looking for the ability to upload/attach multiple documents into an event at once rather then individually with the attach button. I have seen 'upload multiple'...
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Office crashes when saving a file

Since about 2 weeks our users complain that office files (Excel or Word) which are stored in SharePoint sites are closing without a message and opens a new blanko file. It looks like that the process ...
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How to rename DNS account of my Office 365 SharePoint External Site

I have a Domain site from 1&1 , and i successfully configured it with office 365, but after that I'm not able to rename my site with the new domain? Could someone help me?
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Javascript API for Office error

I am trying to read from an excel file to use the data in SharePoint. I recently discovered the Javascript API for Office however I can't reference the library without an error. I use the following ...
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Problem open documents in Office 2016 from SharePoint 2013

I encountered problems using SharePoint 2013 and Office 2016. Open a document stored in a SP2013 DocumentLibrary, using a Office 2016 client, results in a blanc document. The clients are behind a ...
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Unable to Create Empty SharePoint 2013 Project on Visual Studio 2015

I need to develop a solution in Visual Studio 2015 for SharePoint 2013 which has the ability to update and items to a list. I have already created a solution which can query list items, but for this ...
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Sharepoint to Outlook again!

I have created a new column in my SharePoint contact list. How do I push this new column to Outlook contact list, I can see all the standard columns but not the one just created.
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Can't open office documents from SharePoint site

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and some users, I'll repeat, only SOME of them can't open office files in their client application (word, excel...). I don't know what is the problem because I can open ...
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“A problem occurred while connecting to the server” when opening documents from SP2010 in Office 2010 application

We have a strange issue that seems to appear after the weekend. It appears that when opening documents from our SharePoint 2010 environment (Excel, Word, etc) the end user no longer is able to 'check ...
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How to use Sharepoint as a filserver against external programs

I am workig for a survey company and we are starting to implement sharepoint as a fileserver. The idea is that the surveyours working in the field uploads there measerud files to the file library and ...
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What are Microsoft Office Server Proofs and are they related to language packs?

I was doing an analysis of my client's SharePoint 2010 server to view which language packs were installed. I viewed the installed products and patches under Central Administration -> Upgrade and ...
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Sharepoint 2013 prompting for credentials in Office 2007

I just got hired as the new SysAdmin at my compnay and inherited a SharePoint 2013 install that I'm not at all familiar with. It's running on Windows2008 R2 Datacenter, and the intranet webpage is of ...
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MS Access 2010 VBA - Upload to SharePoint 2013 Doc Lib

I have written VBA code that will upload a document to SharePoint 2010/2013. Then I get the record via ADODB using the document Name and update the metadata. This all working great, however this ...
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MS Word crashes if document has a SP2013 managed metadata column - NEED Patch!

Here's my scenario: I have a Content Type called "Work Plan" with managed metadata column called "Department". This content type has a Word Document Template and if I go to the Ribbon > New Document > ...
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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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How to link to SharePoint documents from OneNote?

We have a company SharePoint server on which I store both documents and OneNote notebooks. I want to be able to put a link on a OneNote page which, when clicked, will open a document which is stored ...
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Office prompting for credentials when saving document opened in SharePoint

I have a user that can open and edit a document in SharePoint Fine. She then does a "Save AS" and it works. However, if she opens and does the same thing with a second document, she gets an endless ...
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SharePoint Provider Hosted Apps - Hosting the .net Code

Architecture type question... We are using Office 365 and building numerous event receivers, provider hosted apps etc Currently, each provider hosted app we build has an associated web site where ...
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Can't link to SharePoint 2013 document or site from within Word

We have two users (so far) that when they click on a link in a Word document to another document in a SharePoint 2013 library, they get a 405 error - Method Not Allowed. The browser address is the ...
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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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Create MasterPage programmatically in SharePoint 2013

I want to create custom master page and page layout using visual studio. I have already created these in SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013 in farm solution and Sandbox solution in 2010(for office ...
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Disable maintaining scroll position in SharePoint Infopath form

Is there a way to disable the function that maintains the scroll position in a SharePoint InfoPath browser form? I have navigational buttons at the bottom of each form. When I use them to navigate ...
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How to join Azure AD with office 365 domain

I have an office 365 developer account with a specific domain name. I also have an organization sponsored azure account via same MSDN. I would like to join both the domains/AD's so i can develop apps ...
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Programatically remove “custom xml data” from Office docs in SP?

In Word 2013, if you open a document there's an option to "Check for Issues" and this gives you the option to remove custom XML data. Is there a way to achieve this programmatically with powershell? ...
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Office 2013 OneDrive Location

When a user creates a document in Word/Excel 2013 is there a way to change the location of the OneDrive option to my On-Prem SharePoint site? Additionally, is there a way to add my SharePoint 2013 ...
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MS Office documents won't open

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and MS Office 2013 up until recently I was having no issues with this combination. Starting over the last week all MS Office documents will not open. The MS Office ...
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Delete the “Everybody group” from Office 365

I don't want the "Everybody group" to be used in my Sharepoint. We have students and staff, but if "Share to everybody" is possibly there could be problems. I have the two groups "Students" and "Staff"...
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Using sharepoint for booking advising appointments

To encourage community college students to see their advisors, the advisors want to allow students to book appointments (30 minute increments) online. The students can sign in into their SharePoint ...