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 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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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Are there other SharePoint 2013 services that require classic authentication?

Reading Crawler authentication in SharePoint 2013 for STS based external website I found that NTLM is still required in SharePoint 2013 for Search Crawls. Are there other services that still require ...
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Visio Web Access Error

Hopefully this will be a simple fix. 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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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. ...
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Can't find update that has real-time co-authoring feature in OWA for on-premise version

On our SharePoint environment, we were able to have multiple users edit a document at the same time. I've read that there's an update (be it for OWA365) allowing users to actually see in real-time who ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Office Web Apps 2013 on different domain

Does anybody know if it's possible to connect a SharePoint 2013 farm to an Office Web Apps farm that's on a separate domain? I tried to set it up using the steps documented in ...
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“Open in Excel” prompt disabled when accessing workbook through office web apps

We're trying to share an excel workbook through SharePoint which sends a link through mail with "web=1" which calls for excel web access. since the document has unsupported features in OWA, it prompts ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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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DOCX tries to open in Office Web Apps even with feature turned off

I recently exported a subweb and imported into a new site collection. All of the Word docs on the new site try to open in Office Web Apps, but fail with error: Word Web App cannot open this document ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - xlviewer.aspx - Hide “Edit in Browser”

I have a document library where I store Excel files. The document library is configured to open documents in browser, so whenever I click on an Excel file it opens in xlviewer.aspx. Having Office Web ...
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SharePoint 2010 & opening .mht files & 'x-usc'

Whenever I open a .mht file from SharePoint(2010) I get the following security warning: I notice that the .mht file that multiple images and as a result multiple security warning messages appear for ...
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Accessing client side office application in Kerberos enabled environment

I have recently implemented Kerberos in my farm on a very basic level, the need for it was to resolve issues with MAC OS clients so that they would not have to log in each time they hit one of the ...
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How to connect SharePoint Online with Dynamics CRM Online using BDC?

I try to connect SharePoint Online with Dynamics CRM Online using BDC. But without any results. I'll try to using Account's from CRM in SharePoint Online like a list. I mean - when I have 100 ...
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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 occured while opening this document. To edit this ...
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When the file should be unlocked at WOPI server side after file is locked for edit

Note: I asked this question at SO, but no luck so far, so I am going to ask at SharePoint Forum again to try my luck since most people who know Office Web App/WOPI are probably SharePoint expert ...
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Disabling Printing in Excel Web App

Is there a way to disable the print button in excel web app. I am using Sharepoint 2013 on premise Print button in excel web app
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Internet Explorer missing Sharepoint Addins

on some computers we have the problem that users are not able to open a Word document from Sharepoint. It says that an "Undefined error occured" when starting the Word web app: I discovered that ...
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New-SPWOPIBinding Cannot Contact Office Web Apps Farm

I'm trying to attach my sharepoint dev enviroment to a OWA server. I've got the Web apps server up and running and serving our live enviroment with no problems. I want to bind our dev platform to the ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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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Excel Online - refresh data in a SharePoint list

I have added a SharePoint list to an excel spreadsheet as an odata feed. This data connection refreshes perfectly using Excel on the Desktop. However, when I refresh the connection in the Excel web ...
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Content of Excel document is not updated

I recently faced a wierd glitch. When someone updates an Excel speadsheet that is on Sharepoint in Excel application on a computer and saves it, and then clicks on that same document in a browser to ...
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How to get url of WebApps server programatically?

I have configured SharePoint 2013 with an Office WebApps server and set the following bindings like this: New-SPWOPIBinding -ServerName owa.dev.local -AllowHTTP How can I get the Web Apps server ...
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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: ...
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Options for Accessing SharePoint 2010 Office Web Apps Through Java

I'm interested in developing an client-side application that can load Word documents in-browser using the Office Web Apps service running on a SharePoint 2010 server. The application would be run on a ...
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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 ...
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How to edit or disable link in Excel Web App header?

SharePoint 2013 Office 365 Users click on a tile/link on home page and link is connected to a spreadsheet. So the MS Excel Web App opens the file. In the upper left corner after the 'Microsoft Excel ...
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Can't open documents in Office Web App when using FireFox

I can perfectly open and edit Word or PDF documents (and other types too) in both Internet Explorer and Google Chrome using Office Web Apps, but I can't do so when I'm using FireFox. When I try to ...
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“blocked ”, insecure content message attempting to open Excel file in client app from within OWA 2013 using Chrome

I'm unable to launch an excel file in the Client App from OWA using google chrome. I am able to open the excel file in the web application, but when clicking "Edit Workbook" and selecting "Edit ...
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SharePoint list data on PowerPoint

Have a request to extract/export/whatever you want to call it SharePoint 2013 list data to PowerPoint (preferrably 2010 or 2013). I have tried the technique of exporting to excel and linking to a ...
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When Nov-06-13 Office 365 and Yammer “Get it done” changes will be available to SharePoint On-Premise?

Today as part of "Get it Done Day", Microsoft made significant announcement regarding Office Web App and Yammer. Refer link below: ...
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Office Web Apps in search results - I can see previews but clicking them downloads the file?

is this a standard thing in SharePoint (both 2010 and 2013) or is this some kind of configuration I'm missing? I can open Office docs just fine in Office Web Apps in our existing farm as well as on a ...
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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:'" ...