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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Link that opens a copy of a document work in Google Chrome, but not IE 11

The below code works great in Google Chrome, but not IE11. Note in both browsers I am clicking on the open button. In IE11 as an example if I process the link I get an option to Open or Save ...
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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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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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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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Can we hide the yellow button bar for readonly user when he opened an Excel?

We are using SP2013 on-premise standard edition. When user with readonly permission opened a workbook link (e.g. http://sharepoint.com/sites/abc/shared document/abc.xlsx) he will see the yellow bar ...
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Why aren't network places visible with SharePoint 2001 and Office 2003?

Seems to be an age-old problem with SharePoint 2001 that you can't view the network places in Explorer if you have Microsoft Office 2007 installed. As there seems to be no fix for this, Office 2007 ...
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Configure Default SharePoint (On-Premise) Save As Document Library

If I have a list of all users and their default SharePoint (on-premise) Site Collection/Document Library, how can I default/add this to their Recent Folders list in all Office applications? This would ...
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Is there a way to paste pictures inside the rich text editor, for my enterprise wiki site?

I have a publishing site collection using the enterprise wiki template. Currently if I have a word document which contain text & images , and I copy all the word document content, after that I ...
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Microsoft Office Add-Ins, Datasheet View, and Export to Excel

We run several hundred internal SharePoint 2010 site collections and our users often use the Export to Excel, Datasheet, and Upload Multiple Documents function. In SP2010, these features are dependent ...
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Office 2010 and Sharepoint integration

Once again I'm facing problems with the Office 2010 and SP 2010 integration. About a month ago I had to uninstall two KBs (KB3055034 and KB3054886) because it was crashing Word. It works like this: ...
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Does Office 2010 integrate with SharePoint 2013?

We currently have Office 2010 installed and are not looking to upgrade, but want to go to SharePoint for our CMS. Will the 'Send' feature from MS Word 2010 work with a SharePoint 2013 instance?
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What is slowing the opening of Office documents?

When opening an Office document the splashscreen gets stuck for about 30 seconds with the message "Contacting the server for information". How can I get more information about which information it is ...
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Connect to Office not working Sharepoint 2013 and Windows 7

I cannot for the life of me get the Connect to Office to create any sites within my Sharepoint sites directory on my local computer. It does create the link in the "My Sites" Quick Links, but i don't ...
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can't open office docs in sharepoint

I am running SharePoint foundation 2010 with office 2010. At some point yesterday sharepoint stopped allowing users to open any office document, word excel whatever. Here is what is going on. Click ...
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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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Lync presence in Chrome

What plugin I need install for Chrome to get the lync presence indicator to work correctly. Version of Chrome is 46.0.2490.42 beta-m (64-bit). In Internet Explorer and Firefox everything works fine.
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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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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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Can't open IRM protected document in office applications and office web apps

I'm using SharePoint 2013 Enterprise with Office Web Apps 2013 and Information Rights Management Configured. (All of our servers are on-prem including the ADRMS) I have two universal distribution ...
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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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OfficeWebApps Server Watch Dog Error

When I link SharePoint 2013 to my WAC Server 2013 and try to preview a Word doc I get Sorry, this document cannot be previewed. I have the zone to external https, Exchange and lLnc work with ...
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Registry key for disabling Sharepoint integration in MS Office 2013

There is a registry key named something like "DisableSharepointIntegration" for MS Office 2013. However, all my attempts to google the key were unsuccessful. What is the name of the key and where is ...
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Refresh SharePoint document programmatically in MS Word addin

I have a MS Office Word addin that contacts a service to upload and checkin the current Active document into SharePoint and does some other magic. My issue is that if I try to save the document again ...
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SharePoint 2013 Integration with Exchange 2010

Is there any documentation with a list of features and capabilities by which SharePoint 2013 can be integrated with Exchange 2010. Any help would be greatly accepted. I work as an SharePoint Admin ...
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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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Locked documents in sharepoint 2013

I have the following issue with some office documents I'm creating programmatically. Here are some insights: The document is in Office >= 2010 I'm reading an office word document which is located in ...
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Customizable File Dialog Box Web View in SP2013

According to this rather old STS 1.1 article, "Customizing Web Views in File Dialog Boxes", you can customize the view used in Office file dialogs. The method described for customizing the individual ...
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Win7 Office2010 SharePoint2007 Error Editing/Viewing Documents

SITUATION: We are having an issue with users editing files in MOSS 2007 using IE8. This is not impacting users that still use Windows XP and Office 2007 (IE7), but rolling back is not an option. The ...
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How to show “edit in access” button

how to add the "Edit in Access" in the Ribbon? Currently, the Ribbon has the following: Export to Spreadsheet, View RRS Feed, Alert Me. thanks
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HR/Annual Leave Apps in SharePoint

I was wondering if there are any apps for HR and personnel purposes that you can intergrate into SharePoint that will allow an employer to view requests for time off and either approve or deny ...
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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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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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Export Event with Attachment to outlook

I am exporting SharePoint 2013 Calendar event from custom command > Export event to Outlook. But the problem is that I want to export attachment along with event: By default it's exporting only ...
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Printing lists in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way to easily export SharePoint 2010 lists with rich HTML columns to Word 2010 for printing? Here's what we need: A "Print List" or similar functionality in SharePoint (IE browser), where ...
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Managing Microsoft documents inside SharePoint document library will behave differently according to the browser vender

I have a Document library inside my publishing site collection. now when the users clicks on any MS office documents inside the document library they will get different behaviors based on the browser ...
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Disable opening documents in office by default

Is it possible to turn off completely opening word and excel documents in office? What I want is when user clicks an word document is library, sharepoint will not open it office but standard download ...
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Finding Office documents with hyperlinks to pages

A Thursday challenge - does anyone have any good ideas for this scenario in the intranet migration (CMS2002 - SP2007) project I'm working on: I need to identify documents on the intranet which have ...
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sync office 365 Outlook Calendar with office 365 SharePoint Calendar

I want to synchronize office 365 outlook calendar with office 365 SharePoint calendar. How to do this ? Is it Possible ?
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Error when trying to open documents via WebDAV

When I try to click open on a word document or any document in webDAV via Sharepoint, it says that it couldn't find . Has it been moved, renamed or deleted? Well the document is there I can see it, ...
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Using firefox to edit office documents inside my document library

I have a problem in understanding what is the standard approach to follow for editing office documents inside my document library. As it seems each browser will have different behavior when it comes ...
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'Export to Spreadsheet' error

I'm working with WSS 3.0 and have access to a number of sites within SharePoint. I and a number of other users have run into an issue that is happening when we try export a list using the "Export to ...
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Sync word custom properties with sharepoint custom properties

I had a custom property(columm) on a sharepoint library called 'Status'. Whenever we would save a document(.doc) on a library, word woul ask if I wanted to save the .dot template file(Even though it ...
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How to ensure that Infopath 2010 is in online mode?

Tried to search internet but could not find it. I was given Infopath (.xsn) form which I open from file system and get: "The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: Region InfoPath ...
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How to generate a word document of your my site?

We will use My sites to generate CV's in Microsoft Word. Any tips on how this can be achieved ?
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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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taxonomy field error Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

I am using an Office 365 custom solution I have a custom list with a couple of taxonomy fields. I have added some JavaScript to customize the fields i.e.hide and show the fields depending on some ...
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What is “Microsoft Office (2 files) - Version: 15.0.4420.1017” plugin?

Does anyone know what exactly the "Microsoft Office (2 files) - Version: 15.0.4420.1017" plugin does in Chrome? I can't find any documentation on this. I see this on Windows machines when I use ...
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“Open in Visio ” & “Open in Excel” is not working, and I will get an error message

I have the following inside my SharePoint server 2013 :- EnterPrise Wiki site collection. i have both "Excel services Application "& "Visio Graphics Service" running correctly. The problem i ...
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Can we use URL to point to a particular paragraph of word document on SharePoint?

We have a SharePoint 2013 on-premise farm. After upload the word document to SharePoint we can provide a URL to users so that we can directly open the document. Can we also build a URL so that the ...