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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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" ...
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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 ...
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Preview not working for some word files in Search Results Web part

We have a publishing page on which we have added Search results web part with a Search box and we also have Office Web Apps available, the problem is when we search some word files, it shows office ...
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Office Web Apps + SP2013: Why is only Excel opening in browser by default?

I just installed Office Web Apps and configured it to SharePoint 2013, but only Excel seems to open in the browser by default. Word, PowerPoint, PDF etc. opens in client application. Preview works ...
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How to embed or open inline Word documents in browser

How can I make browser open Word documents (in read only mode) inside it i.e. embedded in it? What is the best way to do that which will work on all major browsers? Do you think I should Office Web ...
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Problem with Office Web Apps

Office Web App Server will not work correctly with my Sharepoint Server (2013). When ever I try to open or edit a document via web app it keeps giving me the Sorry there was a problem and we ...
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Suddenly missing icons in the Office 365 App Launcher

Three weeks ago suddenly a lot of our users did not see all icons in the Office 365 App Launcher. The users could no longer see the icons for Office Online, Sites or OneDrive for Business. I do not ...
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How to update SharePoint 2013 Office Web Apps: arguments for New-OfficeWebAppsFarm

I have development, test, and production SharePoint 2013 farms, all with Office Web Apps (OWA) 2013 servers connected to each. I want to apply the May 2013 OWA update but the process here says to ...
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Get all site collection in tenant using SharePoint Office 365 app

Hi i am creating Office 365 SharePoint APP(SharePoint Hosted). Now i need to get all site collection of tenant in my office 365 app. How to a get all site collection using JSOM (According to my ...
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Office 365 App Development Training

Is there a good class out there to get some training on this? Any recommendation to get into this world?
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SharePoint 2013 Office Web App

I have a SharePoint farm running over HTTPS. Office Web Apps is also installed on another server. When I open a office document, say a xlsx file, the file doesnt open in the browser. In Chrome I ...
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“Continue Interacting?” Prompt

We are hosting excel files in sharepoint (with an Office Web Apps server) The users get the below message if they don't interact with the excel file after a few minutes. Is there a way to increase ...
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Can't open report file (excel file) in project server 2013

I'm unable to open a report file (excel file) in project server 2013. I installed office web apps and configured them. Unfortunately, when I click on the report, the report opens by office web apps ...
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Connect Office Web Apps Farm to multiple SharePoint Farms

Is it possible to connect a single office web apps farm to multiple SharePoint farms, or a 1 to 1 relationship is a requirement for it to work? thanks.
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Target links to open in page viewer web part from list view

I have a document library, and use office web apps to open the documents for reading. I would like the document to open inside a page viewer web part. Thus one could click a document in the library, ...
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Creating documents with Office web apps does not set default values in library

I have a document library with some default column values. However when I try to create new documents with the office web app, the default column values does not get set on the new document. Anyone ...
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How do I get OfficeWebApps to work without HTTP 500

I am running SharePoint Foundations 2013 and I have installed OfficeWebApps. All my documents return a HTTP 500 error. Where can I start to trouble shoot this?
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Documents open in both the browser and client

My SharePoint 2013 site collection had been set to open all documents in the client application (by activating the site collection feature). After installing some security patches the other day, ...
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Is there a way to force a document to open in an office web app

I am trying to link to an excel file located on another sharepoint site in my domain. Whenever I attempt to link to the file it will not make any attempt to open in the excel web app (sharepoint will ...
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SharePoint Online: Problem opening Excel

SharePoint Online Excel 2010 Internet Explorer 11 I've recently completed a SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint Online upgrade and am dealing with a few user issues in the project's wake. One user in ...
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Can we read documents inside sharePoint like .doc, .ppt etc without saving them in documents library in sharepoint

Can we read documents inside SharePoint like .doc, .ppt and .xls etc without saving them in Documents Library in SharePoint? I want to embed these documents in SharePoint Page and don't want to save ...
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Excel preview in EditForm or DispForm - plug-in not supported

I have been troubleshooting this problem for a while now. When I open list item (that is excel or word file), then I will see empty area in IE and gray area in Chrome and Firefox, that give me ...
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Change destination after closing item in web apps

When I close a document in the Word Web App right now it brings me back to the document library. If I wanted to change that destination could I? and If I can how so? Thanks in advance
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Not able to open the excel files through browser - sharepoint 2010

In my environment i am not able to open the excel files through browser. However i can able to access the powerpoint and word files through browser. Any solution for this issue ? While opening the ...
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Can't edit Excel documents in SharePoint 2010 using the webapp - but it is fine using the Excel Client Application

I have a SharePoint site where I can edit excel documents using both the SharePoint web app and the excel application installed on my PC. However, in a new site, I can edit the same excel files using ...