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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to force a hyperlink which reference a visio drawing to display the visio drawing inside the browser

I have a site collection of type "Publishing>>Enterprise wiki", and I have the Visio Graphics service application enabled (I have enterprise SP license). Now if I open the document library, and I ...
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Licence error after installing Office Web Apps and suppressing XLXS and XLSM

I get the following error: In german: 'Application error when access /_layouts/15/xlviewer.aspx, Error=Leider wurde Ihre Lizenz zum Verwenden dieses Features nicht gefunden. Wenn Sie wissen, wer die ...
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Programmatically add event to Outlook Calendar

How to programmatically add event to outlook calendar .. I want to programmatically add event to Office outlook calendar.
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Programmatically detect if SharePoint 2013 is connected to OWA Server

SharePoint 2013 can be configured to use an Office Web Apps (OWA) server in order to display/preview Microsoft Office documents directly within the browser. This can be seen for example when opening ...
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Opening Word documents in CQWP in browser

This seems like it should be an easy thing, but it's not working the way I expect it to. I have a SharePoint 2010 site with a document library that contains several Word documents. Office web apps are ...
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Office Web Apps on SharePoint 2013

I have followed every guide that I can find - but I can't get Office Web Apps to work on SharePoint 2013. When I try to open a document, it starts to load but then I get an error. It then continues ...
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Refresh Excel Web App workbook

We are using Excel Web App for Sharepoint 2010. We have customized page so we have added a button in a ascx control to add a row using open XML SDK 2.0. How can we refresh page in order to see the ...
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Excel Web App appending “ - Editable” to filename

I've been looking into an issue where, seemingly at random, a user makes changes to an Excel document online and when they save it back to SharePoint (2013) the string " - Editable" is appended to ...
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Lock Cells to Certain People But Give Access to others in a Live Excel Online Worksheet

My company has switched from Google Docs to SharePoint and Office 365. One of the things that we need to be able to do is have a collaborative live/dynamic spreadsheet that give lock some cells to ...
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Wopiframe in listview for sharepoint 2013

I would like to display the last 2 document in a listview, If it's an Office document, the URL have to contain Wopiframe, in my case I couldn't realize this. here's my code : ascx <asp:ListView ...
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Excel services API for office 365

I have added a excel workbook to a document library in office 365. Office 365 you cannot add a Trusted Location for excel Services. I have enabled SharePoint enterprise services When I try open ...
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Add Noteboard webpart to Enterprise wiki in office 365

I followed this link and added the <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField id="PageContent" FieldName="PublishingPageContent" MinimumEditHeight="400px" DisableInputFieldLabel="true" ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Disable opening files with a client program

I´m using a SharePoint 2013 with Offic Web Apps 2013. It is possible to disable the open the Word/Excel file with a client program for a specific document library? I want to use only (!!) the office ...
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Office Web Apps views with Excel and Visio but not Word?

I've upgraded to the new SP1 and July update for Office Web Apps and it's working fine with Excel and Visio, however I notice Word Documents are no longer working. When I run Get-SPWOPIBInding ...
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Sharepoint-Office Web Apps Server error on New-SPWOPIBinding -All:$

I am trying to bind my SharePoint 2013 to Office Web Apps Server. The bind works with: New-SPWOPIBinding -ServerName MyOfficeWebAppsServer but it doesn't with New-SPWOPIBinding -ServerName ...
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Word Viewer Service randomly fails to open documents

I am able to open documents using word viewer service. however I get a lot of complains from users that they are not able to open word documents with unexpected error. in my ULS logs there are 100s ...