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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Redirect user when document closes in office web apps?

Is it possible to redirect a user when closing a document in the web app viewer? In particular, I have a left menu link to .pptx documents located in the document library. When the X (close button ...
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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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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How to set up permissions to OneNote pages?

I have a OneNote notebook in my SharePoint 2010. I also have the Office Web Apps turned on. I am wondering if there is a way to grant permissions to a particular page / section in that OneNote file. ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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.
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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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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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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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SharePoint 2013 and Office Web Apps - Unable to view documents after successful set up and config

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219455(v=office.15).aspx We have followed the TechNet article carefully and we have been successful, however, Office documents do not open in OWA. I get ...
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Can I upgrade .doc to .docx in-place in a doc library?

Here's the situation. I want to roll out Office Web Apps to our SharePoint instance. The only trouble is that a lot of files are still in .doc format, and if you try to edit them in Office Web Apps ...
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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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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?