Microsoft SharePoint is produced to integrate with Microsoft Office, such as reading and editing office documents within a supported web browser.

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Hosting Office Templates in a Document Library (Office & SharePoint 2010)

I know, SharePoint added this wonderful feature with those document templates, where i can stick a document directly onto a library, and integrate it into SharePoint with some simple clicks (and an ...
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Centrally manage “Sharepoint Sites” in Office 2010

Is it possible by group policy or other means, to customize the list of "Sharepoint Sites" that the user view on the Office 2010 Open menu? I don't think my users are able to do this on their own... ...
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Forms based login page prompting when opening Office documents

I have adjusted my document library's advanced settings to Open Documents in browser to use the client application as opposed to the browser. When this happens, I am getting a login prompt. If I enter ...
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Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online

I am new to Sharepoint and to Info Path, so I hope can correctly articulate my goal, here. I would like to use Info Path to distribute forms which read,update and delete records in an Access 2010 db ...
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open a doc in firefox automatically

I am trying to automaticly open an office doc (word/excel/ppt/...) from sharepoint while using Firefox browser in the browser. I manage to so manually (do manually what my method (written in C#) ...
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Forcing SharePoint to open the document library office documents, using the client office applications

I have done the following settings: I set the "Browser File Handling" for the web application to "Strict". I set the "Opening Documents in the Browser" for the document library to "Open in the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Export to Excel Fails Claims Based Authentication

We have a 2010 SharePoint implementation and the clients are using Office 2007 SP2 and IE 8. Security is handled using claims-based authentication over http. In Office 2010 we are able to go to a ...
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Auto upload documents to sharepoint from outlook attachments

I'm looking for an out of the box solution to auto upload outlook email attachments to SharePoint and sending them as links instead of actually attaching them as files to emails. I heard about 3rd ...
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SharePoint 2010 bug with .docx, .xlsx documents while uploading/opening

By now there are many bugs out there in sp2010 integration with office documents. But, in this case if you create an empty .docx with the following word metadata SP2010 crashes while uploading these ...
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I only have Office 2013. How do I access a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace?

When I only have Office 2013 available to me, is there still a way to sync with a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace for offline access? e.g. will skydrive pro work with a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace? Or some ...
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Accessing Sharepoint from 3rd party programs

We've just implemented sharepoint and are switching to it from a more traditional network drive based setup. One of the biggest hurdles to this switch is getting it to integrate with 3rd party ...
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Since last patch, unable to open excel documents and word documents can only be opened by dropdown

We performed updates to the SharePoint Portal, SharePoint Foundation, Office Sharepoint Server, Excel Services Component, and Word Server on 03/16/2014. Since then, we are unable to open Excel ...
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Sharepoint-Office integration: Require setup Trusted location in Trust Center?

In the test environment (SP2013 std), I have setup a client workstation (Win7+ie9+office2010). The workstation have joined the domain. I have added the sharepoint site urls into IE Internet option -> ...
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Making office documents from SharePoint work with non-Internet-Explorer browsers

This one bugs me since years, and I'm guessing it may not be solvable: When clicking the link to a document (let's say a DOC file) inside Internet Explorer on a SharePoint 2010 website, Internet ...
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Cannot open Office file types directly from server

I have a big problem, in my Sharepoint site when I am trying to open Excel files in document library, it shows " access the web server by default disabled. It uses basic authentication but it does not ...
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Can multiple MS-Access 2007 front ends be linked to an SQL Server 2008 backend on Sharepoint?

I have several computers at different locations, each with their own copy of an MS-Access 2007 front end. Each copy links to an SQL-Server 2008 back end on a server. I would like to migrate the back ...
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MS-Word not allowing users to save a SharePoint document which has a field with multiple taxonomy terms

I tried creating an out of the box document library and added one taxonomy field. After I created a document and added a number of terms (about 50). If I try to edit the document in word it gives me ...
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Office Client Apps crash when opening SharePoint files

I'm trying to open some SharePoint files with the full office apps, but the applications always crash the instant after opening the files. This doesn't happen with files created using the sharepoint ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Disable Client Integration issue

We have a zone where we would like to disable Client Integration for preventing Sharepoint to open the documents in Office. Instead we would like to have a download promt for the user when clicking on ...
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Managed metadata language in the Document Information Panel

If a document uses a Managed Metadata field, is there a way to make the term set browser in Word 2010's Document Information Panel display the term sets in a language other than the default language ...
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SP2013 Connect to Outlook 2010 - mssing list of calendars to connect to

Last week I was setting up a demo team site on a on-prem SharePoint 2013 intranet. In order to shown the Outlook 2010 integration with a a certain team calendar, I clicked on the Outlook Connect ...
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Picture manager not opening up after authentication during multi upload in images library

While trying to upload multiple images in a picture/image library, i am getting authentication popup, after which the picture manager doesn't open up. This is happening to many users. What could be ...
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Force checkout not working with Edit (link to edit item) column in SP2010

Could someone be so kind as to check the following in their 2010 environments. Create a doc library Turn on force check-out Turn on versioning. Add the "Edit (link to edit item)" column to the ...
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OPTIONS on claims-based 2013 site throws Error.aspx when not authenticated

I have a claims-based SharePoint 2013 site that is using a custom logon page and supports multiple authentication methods. In general, things are working as expected. Users can sign-in, access ...
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Opening file for editing in Word from Office Web Apps allready checked out to myself

I have the following scenario where I receive the error message "This document could not be checked out. You may not have permission to check out the document or it is already checked out or locked ...
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Search for Sharepoint Calendar in Outlook?

Is it possible to browse for Sharepoint calendars in Outlook without having to use the 'Connect to Outlook' function on Sharepoint?
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Enable “Connect to office” in Sharepoint 2010?

I need to enable "Connect to Office" in our SharePoint 2010 standard and can't find where to do this, can someone help? Thanks.
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Column Default Values on new document

I have a folder in a SharePoint document library that has several column default values set. When I upload a file to this folder, the columns get their default value as expected. However, when I ...
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When deploying a site from custom site template, one lookup column in doclib has empty values for Office 2010 (docx, xlsx, pptx) files

I'm deploying sites using a custom site template (WSP) that is: Saved as WSP from customized Team Site Deployed as Farm Solution Has lists, libraries with content customized in Visual Studio ...
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Merging excel documents similar to slide libraries

I have a scenario that would be perfect for slide libraries - but they're excel sheets. We use SharePoint 2010. Also, I do not have access to the server itself... Just site collection administrator. ...
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SharePoint list data on PowerPoint

Have a request to extract/export/whatever you want to call it SharePoint 2013 list data to PowerPoint (preferrably 2010 or 2013). I have tried the technique of exporting to excel and linking to a ...
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Sharepoint 2010 with Office 2013, option for save to local drafts missing

A lot of similar questions, but I have tried all proposed solutions. Basically, when a user hits checkout, a copy is not made at Documents/SharePoint Drafts, when I hit edit and checkout a copy is ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Integration with Exchange/Outlook

I have a shared calendar in sharepoint 2010 site which also manages users' schedules. I want to display the schedule of all users in one sharepoint shared calendar in such a way that the users' ...
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SSL+IRM is it supported for SharePoint 2010+Windows 7

The problem we have faced is the following Server side SharePont 2010 Server SSL enabled and certificate request required IRM for the document library is enabled Custom content type inhereted from ...
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Sharepoint 2013-stored/created Office documents not opening in 2010 client

SYMPTOM Created new Word and Excel docs in a SharePoint 2013 Online library. When I attempt to "Edit in Excel" from IE9 to open the file in my Excel 2010 desktop client, I only get a "The webpage ...
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Sharepoint 2013 in 2010 mode

We recently got Sharepoint 2013. Our users run Office 2010 and IE9. Especially latter gave us problems because of the missing drag and drop functionality which is HTML5 thus not working for IE9. A ...
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publish to office clients using Powershell

Is there a way to define the links to publish to office clients using Powershell? To do this action through the UI you would go through: Central Admin --> Manage Service Applications --> User ...
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Cannot use PowerPoint 2010 with Slide Library

I am trying to use PowerPoint 2010 with a slide library. When I click Upload > Publish Slides within the slide library, I get the error "This feature requires Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007. Either ...
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SharePoint lists connected to Outlook lose fonts and bullets

I have connected my SharePoint discussion list to Outlook. The content of this list contains bullets and different fonts. When the discussion list is opened via Outlook the fonts are changed and the ...
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Document Created by office 2013 uploaded in SharePoint 2007 is not edited using office 2007

My environment is sharepoint 2007 Farm. we are on the upgrade of Office 2013. 60% users have office 2013 and upgrading is still going on. The user upload a document created by office 2013 and upload ...
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Excel signature lost when opened from sharepoint 2010

I hope you can help me to understand this issue. I have a digitally signed Excel document. It is marked as final, it contains one signature. I uploaded that document to sharepoint 2010 document ...
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Lync server user statuses are only being shown inside IE

I have a community site, and under the members section their lync status will be shown as follow:- But on Firefox, Chorme and Safari these statuses will not show? is there a way to force these ...
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Office Web Apps opening after being disabled in Library

Some, not all, of our users are being forced to open Documents, Spreadsheets, PDFs, and what not in Office Web Apps even after the Library Tools | Library | Library Settings | General Settings | ...
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Displaying a users calendar from Outlook, in SharePoint

I'm wondering if this is possible? Could this be potentially done by writing a web part to go to Exchange?
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Get Sharepoint properties in Powerpoint Add-in

I am trying to develop a powerpoint add-in and for one of the opertations i need to pull some data from the sharepoint library where the presentation is stored. I would like to use the object model ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to disable client integration (open with explorer)

Does anyone know how to disable (not hide) the client integration options in SharePoint 2010 in the library ribbon? We have a SharePoint web app where all sites on it have these options disabled, ...
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Lync server and sharePoint integration

I have a community site inside SharePoint server 2013, and under the members area I can view all the members. and when moving the mouse over a user imag I can see his lync status (for example busy : ...
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Opening a document from a link on a web page: how do I allow open for editing?

Most of my users are on Office 2007, my SharePoint installation is 2010, and we all use IE8. I currently have "Require Check Out" on my document libraries set to "No". I have a page in one of my ...
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Sharepoint 2010 DocumentLibrary WebDAV UNC path changed to http Path by OfficePrograms and no content is visible

We have an issue with WebDAV and SharePoint2010 while trying to open files via Office2010 programs. Example: Document Library with url: http://servername/documents there are no problems opening this ...
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Office web viewer events

I've embedded office web apps iframe in my web application to preview the office documents, now I would like to listen to page navigation events for tracking the user activity, is there a API for ...