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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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Add tasks to team members outlook calenders via spreadsheet in Sharepoint

Sharepoint newbie - we have a excel spreadsheet in sharepoint that contains task due dates for people in our team. Is there a way to automate adding the tasks and their due dates to peoples outlook ...
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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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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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Office Web Apps 2013 using without SharePoint

Office Web Apps 2013 is now standalone service product. SharePoint used it from iframe like this https://officewebapps.contoso.com/wv/wordviewerframe.aspx? sharepoint_doc_handler_url + accesstoken ...
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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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Incorrect authentication method when using Outlook integration

We have a SharePoint web application with both ADFS 2.0 and NTLM authentication methods enabled. Users have connected SharePoint calendars to Outlook and the integration almost works perfectly. They ...
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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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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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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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SharePoint 2010 and Word 2010 Multilanguage Managed Metadata issue

We have some issues related to a SharePoint 2010 solution. It’s an Intranet site Collection with multi language support on UI, Managed Metadata and document content. The PC’s are set up with Windows ...
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IE10 unable to open Sharepoint document

I have Win8, IE 10, Office 2010, trying to open/edit document from Sharepoint 2007, and I received: "The document could not be opened for editing. A Windows Sharepoint services compatible application ...
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SharePoint 2010 & opening .mht files & 'x-usc'

Whenever I open a .mht file from SharePoint(2010) I get the following security warning: I notice that the .mht file that multiple images and as a result multiple security warning messages appear for ...
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Can't update document properties through any API - only through check out and check in

I have a few documents in a library that I can't seem to update the properties for through the Web UI, the ListData.svc (JSON/JS), the object model or PowerShell. We have a property called Data Rights ...
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How do I prevent Office applications to update one of my SPListItem properties?

I have a document library in SharePoint whith a custom content type. There is one custom field that is set by an item added event receiver each time a new document is uploaded. My problem occurs when ...
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Having trouble updating some of the document list's properties in SharePoint 2010

I have this very very weird thing happen in the SharePoint site. Okay this is my situation: I have this problem in one of the newly migrated site in the company. One of the user tries to "edit the ...
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PowerPoint does not detect changes in Slide Library

I have a problem with my Slide Library on Sharepoint 2010, whenever I use some slides from the "Slide Library" and save locally, when PowerPoint won't check for Updates. It all worked fine in the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Recommended Authentication to Support Office Client Integration

We currently using Microsoft's Threat Management Gateway for uses to login to your SharePoint 2010 server. We needed to disable Office client integration because most users were unable to open Office ...
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SP2010 and Access: is there a way to prevent/eliminate linked tables from SP site

I am creating some custom pages for user interaction, and using lists so store some of the data. If I am able to keep users from the list on a page by page basis, is there a way to prevent them from ...
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Managed metadata language in Office

Is it any way to change the language of the managed metadata terms in Office (e.g. Microsoft Word document information panel). It seems the language follows the installation language and can not 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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Outlook 2010 does not open SharePoint 2010 Overdue task

Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 integrates with SharePoint 2010 workflow notifications by providing an option to "Open this Task" on the ribbon. We have an issue where when the user tries to open an ...