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 ...

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
1answer
420 views

Not able to view the preview of MS-Word and Excel in SharePoint 2013

I installed SharePoint 2013 on my server and when i search for the Word and Excel files. I am able to retrieve them in the search results web part but when i mouse over the Microsoft Documents i am ...
1
vote
1answer
659 views

Visio Web Access Error

I am responsible for a SharePoint 2013 farm that uses Standard CALs. As a result, we don't have a Visio service application provisioned. I have a Visio document in a document library, and when I ...
2
votes
0answers
96 views

Getting New Document button behaviour the same for Content types enabled for Office Web Apps

If I create an OOTB document library, and click on "(+) new document" button, I get a panel appearing which allows me to select a document type of Word, Excel etc. However, as soon as I turn on ...
0
votes
0answers
98 views

When opening documents from SP2013 in MS Office (via VPN), document not connected to server any more

I try to open a word/excel/office document from a SharePoint 2013 server. Until last week that worked fine, when opening a pptx file in Office Web Applications and then clicked on "Open in ...
2
votes
2answers
36 views

How many web app's

I'm certainly a newby in SharePoint but my company give me the great task to deploy it. It's a SharePoint 2013 standard installed onPremise. Our goal is to build some team sites plus personal sites. ...
2
votes
0answers
179 views

Office Web Apps shared by multiple farms

Our environment consists of 3 SharePoint 2013 farms: Production, Test and DR. The Production and DR farms are exact replicas from a physical architecture standpoint, and we are using SQL async ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

WAC Farm certifications

We have an internal Windows domain called contoso.local and a DNS domain called contoso.com. Now I want to create a WAC farm with two servers. The Windows name of the servers are: WAC1.contoso.local ...
0
votes
0answers
136 views

Office Web Apps action=view and action=interactivepreview don't work while action=edit does

Office Web Apps work fine if I try to edit documents from the Sharepoint server, but freeze showing its label if I try to view the document. Office Web Apps' ULS logs show that, when I open the ...
0
votes
0answers
99 views

Cannot open in browser programmatically created and uploaded excel file to sharepoint library. Office web apps is installed on sharepoint server

I have programmatically generated excel file and uploaded to SharePoint 2010 library but I cannot open this file in browser. Office web apps is installed on SharePoint 2010 server. I noticed that ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

Excel web app 2013 title field disapearing

We have a document library that users will be using office web apps to edit. When using Word or PowerPoint, everything works fine. When they use Excel, it gets weird. When they edit a document, ...
0
votes
2answers
115 views

How to know if Excel Services is available on SharePoint?

I'm using a Sharepoint 2010 server. Unfortunately, I'm not the administrator and I'm not able to connect with him. But I want to know, if Excel Services is installed and activated. I'm able to edit ...
0
votes
1answer
82 views

Getting 'Skipped for Optimization' job state with %complete less than 100 - PWA PS 2010

I am getting Job State = Skipped for Optimization for Job Type = Status Update with %Complete = 16%... Now this job type shouldn't be skipped for optimization as per the understanding that MS is ...
0
votes
1answer
90 views

What server resources should Office Web Apps 2013 have for a mid size company?

We have a SharePoint 2013 farm used by a business of 1000 people (although only half are behind computers) that will need to store, view and edit office documents in libraries. SharePoint 2013 ...
0
votes
1answer
441 views

Excel Online - Enter Array Formula

In Microsoft Excel entering an array formula requires using the keyboard combination: Ctrl Shift Enter How can I enter an array formula in Excel Online (the WebApp version of Excel). Is there ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

my first napa app office

This is my first time with Napa to create APP sharepoint . in my app , I want to add lists, uploads images ,forum , and many other social option. If any one know how can I do it?. best regrads
0
votes
1answer
287 views

Use Office Web Apps inside Provider Hosted App

I have a SharePoint provider hosted app built using MVC 5 and the UI is SPA using Durandal framework. We need to have a feature that allow the end user to upload documents, and later to preview and ...
0
votes
1answer
367 views

Disable autosave for Office Web Apps?

Is it possible to disable the autosave feature for Excel Web App when working with documents in a SharePoint library? We are deploying a number of workbooks with Pivot Tables (connected to SSAS), ...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

Office Web Apps broken in IE11?

While moving some docs around in SP2013 today I noticed that while OWApps shows prview windows, opening the document in the browser greets me with this message: Nothing in my configuration has ...
0
votes
0answers
733 views

Office Web Apps Authorization with custom WOPI host from SharePoint 2013

I need to create a custom WOPI Host to serve files from SharePoint to Office Web Apps. The WOPI host is a simple REST service which is deployed in ISAPI. The way office web apps works is like this: ...
2
votes
2answers
280 views

Office web apps 2010 running on Sharepoint 2013 for compatibility mode sites

We need to run sites in SharePoint 2010 mode as we migrate each collection and train each department. Everything works just like in real 2010 except I can't install Office Web Apps 2010, installation ...
0
votes
0answers
316 views

Unable to opening or perviewing office documents in browser in sharepoint 2013

Recently we migrated from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. We have separately configured office web app. We get error e.g while opening or previewing word document (Sorry there was a problem and ...
2
votes
0answers
534 views

Can I create a workflow for an Excel spreadsheet?

I have an Excel365 spreadsheet in my Sharepoint13 user account which I am sharing with everyone except external users. Everyone needs to update this sheet, so I would like to create a workflow for it. ...
2
votes
1answer
473 views

Excel files are not previewed in office web apps

I have a document library with 10,000 excel files all the files have some macros for calculation in Sharepoint 2013. When I search on that site collection, sometimes I get a preview, sometimes I ...
1
vote
0answers
385 views

Issue with Office Web Apps - can't open Excel file, prompt for user name and password

I can't open by Office Web Apps Excel file, SharePoint always prompt for user name and password and after entering correct user name and password it happens again and get error: "An error has ...
1
vote
0answers
110 views

How can I remove Excel menu in web apps in Share Point 2013?

I use SharePoint 2013 and I use Power Pivot Service. When I open an Excel Report, I see this report : How can I remove Excel menu(File/Open In Excel / Data/...) from this report?
1
vote
0answers
340 views

SharePoint 2013 and Office Web Apps

I am trying to get SharePoint 2013 Foundation to work with Office Web Apps, but it does not seem to be working. I followed this guide to get it setup. I have it setup behind a reverse proxy (ISS ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

Office Web Apps can't read/edit Powerpoint or read Word, but Excel reads/edits fine

A brief overview: I have a Sharepoint 2010 installation on Windows Server 2008 R2, with Office Web Apps installed. The Central Admin SQL Database in on the local server, but the SQL database that ...
0
votes
3answers
2k views

cant run powershell commands

I need some help, I'm trying to configure a office web app server to connect to the farm and whenever I try to run the command it gives an error, been through the net and can't find anything or a GUI ...
1
vote
3answers
1k views

List contains a URL to a word document in SharePoint and needs to open in the web app and not the client

I have a list with a URL field. This field points to a word document in another document library. My problem is such that, when the user clicks on this link, the system gives them a prompt for ...
0
votes
2answers
892 views

Office Web App 2013 + SharePoint 2013 - Unable edit word documents on browser

Getting this error while editing a word document with Office web app 2013, but am able to edit and save Excel sheets. My documents are on SharePoint 2013 environment.
0
votes
1answer
160 views

Link to bookmark from shape does not work with Word Web App (2010)?

I am trying to create a clickable shape that links to a bookmark in the same Word document. This works fine when viewing the document in Microsoft Word, but does not work when viewing in SharePoint ...
0
votes
1answer
160 views

oAuth: How to get the SPUser when you only have the token?

Goal: I try to get the preview of Documents working when documents are hosted in SP2010 and crawled by SP2013. Context: To render a document, the index creates a link that returns an iframe that ...
1
vote
1answer
150 views

Document locked by SharePoint

I am trying to read values from document after that the file was edited in Office Web Apps. Problem is, that this document is locked by Sharepoint (SPFile.LockType - Shared). I tried to Check Out and ...
0
votes
1answer
642 views

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 | ...
1
vote
1answer
64 views

User has too much permission

My issue is different than most. My user 'spdo' is in the group SP Visitors. They should have access to the following... Root > Subsite > Subsite (and it should end there) however they can see doc ...
2
votes
4answers
2k views

Office Web Apps - Edit PDF - WopiFrame: failed to generate iframe URL

Our Office Web Apps server seems to cause an error in SharePoint when opening a PDF: Clicking on the link to the PDF in the Document Library opens "Word Web App" and renders the PDF fine (in ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How to open word documents in read-only mode from a Document Library? Do not allow edit and save

I am trying to disable the end-user from being able to edit and save texts to a word document file in SharePoint 2010 Document Library. Is this done via access/permission settings? As in, give the ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Is there any alternatives to SharePoint 2013 for hosting Access 2013 Web Apps in house?

I am developing a solution for a small business which has the need to host all the data in-house and I was considering delivering it as an Access 2013 Web App. Since they don't want to have their ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Co-authoring in Excel, OWA

After installing Office Web application in my SharePoint server 2010, we are unable to co-authorise with Excel. But this co-authorise function works with Word and PPT. Is there any setting we need to ...
0
votes
1answer
278 views

Recommended SharePoint and Office Web Apps 2013 topology

What is the recommended topology for deploy Office Web Applications with SharePoint 2013 supporting intranet and extranet scenarios? How has this advanced since SharePoint 2007, 2010?
0
votes
1answer
163 views

Document link within page - Open in officewebapps

Does anyone know if it's possible to link to a document within a content editor web part and force it to open in Office Web Apps? A lot of my users make content just within pages as they don't need a ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Office documents NOT opening from Sharepoint 2013 Document Library

I have a document library with the name field being the link to the document. If I try to open MS word documents I receive a warning and then and the an authorisation of credentials. I ok the ...
1
vote
1answer
157 views

Build URL that opens file (.doc/.docx etc office files) in office client application in browser

Currently struggling with the issue of how to build a URL which will redirect you to the new tab opening document in its native application. For example wordviewer.aspx is taking care of word files. ...
3
votes
0answers
235 views

need help in setting up wac using https

I've got my SharePoint Foundation 2013 to work with WAC ... Test-Environment via http works fine. Switching to https fails due to problems with my ssl-cert !? I've disabled the wac-server via ...
2
votes
1answer
5k views

SharePoint 2013 and Office Web Apps - Unable to view documents

We have a Web Applications Companion (WAC) server connected to our SharePoint 2013 web application (upgraded to claims based authentication). It appears to us that the WAC server does not trust the ...
1
vote
0answers
146 views

How do I open a template document in OfficeWebApp with Javascript?

I am using the following to open a template document from one location which will be saved to a another location: <a href="javascript:'" ...
0
votes
1answer
483 views

Infopath 2010 File Attachment control's delete not working

I have a List that is customized using Infopath form. In that list edit form I have a File Attachment control and using it I am able to attach the documents, but the "delete" icon next to each ...
2
votes
0answers
968 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
622 views

Excel Web Access Web Part won't display workbook

We've recently upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and we are trying to get the Excel Web Access web part to work. Excel Services is running if that's required, the workbook location is configured ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Office Web Apps - Word Cannot Read, But Can Edit

On my instance of SharePoint 2010 that has multiple tenanted site collections, I have installed Office Web Apps. After having a few issues with the initial setup, I have the service applications setup ...