Office Web Apps is a web-based version of the Microsoft Office productivity suite. It includes the web-based versions of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft OneNote. The web applications allow users to access their documents directly from anywhere within a web ...

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Cannot open Office file in default document library view on SP2013

On the upgraded site, I cannot open Office file (e.g doc, xls) on the default view of document library. On IE 9, the browser keep loading the ieframe.dll On Chrome, click the file link with no ...
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Office Online Server / Office Web Apps Server - How to test?

When I´m installing a Office Online Server 2016. How can I validate that everything is green before adding the Server to SharePoint, Exchange etc? With the Office Web Apps Server 2013 it was possible ...
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Keep “Full screen” button in preview while opening PDF with standard application (not office web apps)?

We currently changed the configuration of our SharePoint 2013 server, so that clicking on a link of a PDF file in search results does now open the PDF file in Office Web Applications, but in the pdf ...
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how to export GridView To Excel? sharepoint2013

I have the following code: this is my button: <asp:Button ID="Button1" runat="server" Text="Export" /> protected void Button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { string attachment =...
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Setting permissions for published resource calendars not working

I want to publish resource calendars to a public URL to allow anonymous users to view only the meeting availability, but it is showing the full details. Here are my external sharing settings: I ...
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Getting Error: Uncaught ReferenceError: Type is not defined

I am getting these errors below when i run my SharePoint Add-In (app-part): And i define my scripts like this in my index.html: <script type="text/ecmascript" src="/_layouts/15/sp.core.js"&...
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office web app -word viewing config in SharePoint 2010

office web app had installed on our SharePoint server but we do not have word viewing and powerpoint service in central admin - services on server what can we do i need to config word viewing best ...
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Office 2013 Web Apps Error

I've installed the Office 2013 Web Apps in my server. The first created Web Application is using office web apps correctly, but when I create a second Web Application and try to open this, following ...
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Word Web App author name missing

On my SP Farm, when users open a document in word web app, and clicking on the "comments" option it expands area on the right side with everyone's comments. Instead of a displaying the name of person ...
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Office Web App Server - Only view mode but create new ones in client

I have configured the a Office Online Server and set SharePoint to use of Office Online Server for viewing the documents. Meaning due to licensing constraints we cannot enable edit mode. Due this when ...
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Excel Online Office Add-In as a Service

In Google Sheets, using Apps Scripts, we can have a spreadsheet run as a service. We can write doGet and doPost methods in Apps Script which allow to handle HTTP Requests. Is this possible in Excel ...
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Error message in iframes on Web page with many embedded Office documents

I've tried to embed a large number of PowerPoint files into a web page in SharePoint 2013. As a result, I sometimes get error messages "Sorry, something went wrong..." (see screenshot below). If I ...
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SP2016 - Office Online Server Cannot connect

I'm currently in the process of setting up a SP2016 test environment (although will be exactly the same as production), using HTTPS for the sites and Office Online Server for document editing/creation ...
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Sharepoint premise, with office web app server, can andriod/ipad users edit docs?

I wasn't able to find this anywhere on the Microsoft site. I know it is possible with Office 365 to edit a document on a android phone. However what if a company uses SharePoint-premise 2013. If i ...
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Office Online Server and Provider Hosted Apps on the same server

I am trying to work on Provider Hosted Apps for few functionalities here and at the same time configuring Office Web App Server. As per the documentation at https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/...
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Giving a O365 user access in two tenants?

I have two Office 365 subscriptions. I want to give a user access to both tenants to do things like work with resources in both domains. I would of course need to have 2 licenses for the user (one ...
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Make text editing easier in SharePoint

I'm working on SharePoint enterprise 2013. Some of my users who are permanently work with TEXT or Rich text fields face with some problems which I couldn't solve yet: They need to paste large amount ...
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How to connect Office Add-In to SharePoint On Premise

I am trying to develop a Word Add-In and I need to retrieve a SharePoint list items. 1st Question: It is posible to write CSOM (c#) code instead Javascript? 2nd Question: How can connect to a ...
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Closing OWA will redirect to sub site

When I close OWA viewer (WopiFrame.aspx), the page will be redirected to sub site not original site. For example, Access to http://my.sharepoint.local/_layouts/15/WopiFrame.aspx?sourcedoc=/path/to/...
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How to check whether the document is editing or not in OWA?

I can find CheckedOutByUser or LockedByUser, but these properties returns null even the document is opened in OWA. Is there any way to know whether the document is opened/been editing by anyone using ...
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Using Office Web Apps to only view documents in SharePoint 2013

I set up Office Web Apps. I can view documents successfully. We only want to use Office Web Apps for viewing only. I ran the following commands to hide Office Web Apps New and Edit functionality: #...
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OWA service get an error with sharepoint2013 sp1

I have an sharepoint 2013 and I want to bind OWA service into SharePoint 2013. I have an OWA server on another machine and SharePoint Central Administration is not on another machine. When I try to ...
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Change destination URL when close Office Web Apps

Can Office Web Apps be configured to use specific URL to redirect users when WopiFrame.aspx is closed? By default, OWA will bring user to the document library of viewing one. I want to make it to ...
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Office Add-in can't find network

I am running in a VM that is using Windows 2012 R2 and Sharepoint 2013 installed. When I create a Office add-in that is empty. Or when I use one that is pre-defined like the examples in here. I am ...
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Installation Office Web Apps on Windows Server 2012 R2 failed

I am setting up my Office Web Apps 2013 server on Windows Server 2012 R2. According Deploy Office Web Apps Server, I installed .NET Framework (but installer said the equivalent or later version is ...
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Access 2013 web app site actions menu

I'm new to SharePoint so please excuse me if this question has been asked before. I've created a Access 2013 web app and loaded it to my SharePoint 365 site. Everything is working as expected but I ...
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Can't Preview Excel in Office Web Apps but available to view in browser

I recently deployed Office Web Apps for SharePoint 2013, the preview of Excel docs returns We can't show a preview of this item. It will display in a browser if that option is selected. This is ...
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Edit document error at Office online installation with Sharepoint 2016

I have installed office online with sharepoint 2016, installation is completed successfully. but when I open any document it says License error like in screen shots. I tried to enable editing in ...
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“Open in Word” randomly is missing when Office Web Apps views word docs

I have the following random issue. We are using SharePoint 2013 with Office Web Apps for view office docs. The editing in browser for OWA is turned off. Editors get an "Open in Word/Excel" option ...
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“Page can't be displayed” when trying to test Office Web Apps

Trying to configure Office Web Apps following the procedure on Technet. When trying to view the servername/hosting/discovery page, I just get a message of "this page can't be displayed" However,...
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Office Web Apps - Can only create word documents

I have created a load balanced office web apps farm and connected it to a multi machine sharepoint farm. When I go to a document library and click new in the ribbon, I am presented only with the word ...
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Cannot embed word online in a web page to provide Edit Functionality for document in a sharepoint docuemtn library

I am implementing a SharePoint provider hosted Add-In which has a MVC web application. I want to provide the user who is using the application to edit the documents in the Add-In web document ...
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Hide “Edit In Word” for Word Web App

How do I hide the EDIT IN WORD command in Word Web App when viewing a PDF? Is it possible to hide it per-site or per-library?
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Are there any limitations in using Office Web Apps with SharePoint Foundation 2013?

We have the requirement of deploying Office Web Apps on SharePoint Foundation 2013. So, I am just curious to know whether there are any limitation, drawbacks etc in using Office Web Apps with ...
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Office Web Apps Server - XML Page doesn't work - The Webpage cannot be found

I have an issue with Office Web Apps Farm. I created an SharePoint environment (DC+SQL Server, SharePoint Server and Office Web Apps Server). All went well until i had to configure OWA Server. OWA ...
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Word and Excel work fine, Powerpoint web app:“Sorry, we ran into a problem”

We've set up SP13 recently, Word and Excel web app work fine. But PowerPoint web app crash in creating new pptx or opening uploaded pptx. I have no idea how to debug it so any help and guidelines ...
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Office Web App - Excel - Open in Excel

I have a very strange situation. I have a Excel 97 (.xls) upload in 2 different libraries. One library is in PROD and one library is in TEST. I can preview .xlsx without any problem. The problem is ...
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Data Entered in Browser View Does Not Show in Excel Document

Data has been entered into an Excel document by selecting "Edit in Browser" and then edit in the Web Apps. This data can be viewed when you select view in browser or edit in browser, but it does ...
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REST API for following a site problem

I am currently trying hard to apply this code. I was aiming to implement following site and other operations: // Replace the siteUrl placeholder value before you run the code. var ...
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How can I tell if Office Web Apps is installed on a SharePoint 2010 server

I'm supposed to install SharePoint 2010 SP2 on our SharePoint farm. It's a simple setup, there's only one web server in the farm. My issue is that I am unsure on whether Office Web Apps was installed ...
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Share content of a document using Office Web Apps and tagging

I have a scenario in which to open any document in document library we use Office Web Apps. i.e. every document will only be viewed in it's web app. Now my work is to implement a custom functionality: ...
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How to force SharePoint 2013 to open PDF in external program?

I have removed application/pdf from $webapp.AllowedInlineDownloadedMimeTypes and updated. I have checked if the server is not running in the Permissive mode - it is not. What else can I do? All the ...
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App for Office (Office Add-in) Web Page Possibilities

I am trying to develop a task pane add-in for Word. Everything online says that at a minimum, the add-in requires a web page, javascript file, and a manifest. Does the web page have to be done in ...
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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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Access SharePoint Online List Data in Office App

I am trying to create an Excel task pane, which shows the data from SharePoint List. Here is the MSDN article for Creating task pane or content add-in with Visual Studio, which consists of HTML & ...
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Hide the suitebar and ribbon used in Excel web apps - SharePoint Online

Has anyone had success in hiding or removing the suitebar and ribbon used when you click on a document? The page is wopiframe.aspx. Tried via the masterpage by using css of some element but no luck.
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Power Query Data Refersh

I used power query in the MS Excel to import data from SharePoint online List, and create a dashboard by using the data of that list. Everything work perfectly when I used that excel on my desktop, ...
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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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Office Web Apps and SharePoint 2013 Integration Questions

I have a few questions regarding document access using Office Web Apps and Sharepoint 2013. (As a note I also have ADRMS and IRM configured) Is it possible to restrict a certain group of users only ...
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Office Web Apps Server 2013 - OpenFromURLEnabled deactivate

I found the folowing command for the Office Web Apps Server and this command works great: Set-OfficeWebAppsFarm -OpenFromURLEnabled But how can I deactivate OpenFromURL? Delete an recreate is a ...