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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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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SharePoint Foundation [Unable to process the request in Excel Web App]

I am encountering below error msg whenever I try to open excel file (.xls, .xlsx) in SharePoint Foundation 2010 portal. Other Office files such as word, ppt opens correctly without any error but ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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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“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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Office Web Apps error with checkout required

I have office web apps installed, everything works fine unless checkout is required on a document library, then I receive the error "An error occurred while opening this document. To edit 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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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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Office Web Apps Server 2013

I want to ask if any of here has a download link for Office Web App 2013? I'm searching for a link but I can't find one, I can only see the SP1 of it but not the exact installer of Office web app. ...
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How to hide or remove items in File menu in Office Web Apps

Is there a way I can remove or hide the options in Office Web Apps for Save As, Print and Share? I've read something saying it might be possible with Active Directory Rights Management Services, but ...
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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 ...
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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), ...
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Word Web App: Hyperlinks Work Until Page 2

Running Sharepoint Server 2013 and recently implemented Office Web Apps. I've noticed the links aren't always clickable previewing Word documents within a browser. Tested with the latest versions of ...
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How do I change the “Edit in Word” redirect link in OWA?

The first time I view a document in OWA and select "Edit in Word", I am redirected back to the document library that document was in. However, after I have used SharePoint Search to find a document, ...
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Configure custom permission to only allow editing with Office Apps (not downloading)

I'd like my SharePoint users to be able to read a file and edit it with Office Online apps, but not download it. Has anyone had any success configuring a permission like this? I know how to create ...
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How to restrict users to see changes in a published document in OWA (Office Web App)?

Our users can open documents with OWA (Office Web App), but they should only be able to open the last published version of the document. So, if an admin edit the document, now the version is a draft. ...
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Does Office Web Apps Require An Enterprise License?

We have the OWA services running in our SharePoint 2010 Farm. Does OWA require enterprise license?
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Calender integration

I want to integrate office 365 calender to any other third party calender. So that third party authorized person can create,update meeting schedule between Office 365 and third party tool using that ...
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Documents Open in Browser Issue

I have strange issue, word document open in browser as expected. But a read permission user open up the document in browser and able to edit and save it. Please advice
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What is a Provider hosted app in SharePoint 2013?

This may sound a little bit very basic but I would like to know what Sharepoint Provider app is? Is it a component that resides in any server and gets its data from SharePoint? or is it a component ...
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Office Web Apps Server unavailable externally

We configured an office web apps farm and it works perfectly internally. But it prompts external users to log into the office web apps servers. The screenshot below is from the ULS log when I try to ...
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Weird printing behavior in Word Online & Excel Online

We are using O365/SharePoint Online 2013. Whenever our users try to print something via Word Online or Excel Online they get somehow weird results. Examples of these weird results are the loss of ...
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Office web apps server 2013 without any other server

i just want to install Office web apps server 2013 without any integration like sharepoint, exchange or lync and i need to edit the office files in browser, i need the requirements of licenses to ...
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Excel Web App dropdown control issues

Happy New Year everyone, I am having some strange issues with our on-prem SharePoint 2013 environment. When a user opens an excel document in Excel Web App in IE, the dropdown controls (edit ...
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How to force all document link to be opened in browser (OWA)?

We have a SharePoint 2013 on-premise farm with Office Web App. We have already set the default open behavior for browser-enabled documents to be OWA. The problem is some users like to share document ...
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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 ...
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Web app server: How to show a document that the user doesn't has access

I 'm designing a system with 100s of sites,1,000s of SP groups 1.000s of lists and 100.000s of documents. After a certain period of time, the documents will "move" from their current location to a ...
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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 ...
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Office Web Apps URL - UniqueId or ServerRelativePath

I use the following method to construct the URL to edit a document in Office Web Apps: public string GetFullOwaUrl(Guid uniqueId) { return ...
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Insert Link From SharePoint Use Office Web Apps URL

We're using SharePoint 2013 and have Office Web Apps configured and working properly from Document libraries. When users are editing other pages and using the Insert --> Link --> From SharePoint they ...
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WOPI iframe on Sharepoint list attachments

I really like this new functionality of the SharePoint search that shows you a document preview on mouse hover. Is there any way to make the save document preview in list item? In the search it looks ...
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PowerPoint Web App problem with Google Chrome

It looks like it is not possible to increase/decrease indent level on PowePoint Web App using the latest version of Google Chrome and Safari. Buttons are greyed and tab doesn't work. Do you have the ...
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WopiFrame - how to set the URL behind the Exit menu?

In a document library in SP2013 on-premise we store RMS protected documents. We link to those documents from the welcome page, using the ?Web=1 url parameter so they open in the word web app. So far ...