Microsoft Office is an office suite of desktop applications, servers and services for the Microsoft Windows and OS X operating systems, introduced by Microsoft on August 1, 1989. A product well integrated in SharePoint.

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SharePoint 2010 - Documents Opening Slowly in Office 2010 & 2013

Recently Documents have been opening extremely slowly on computers that are on the immediate network from the SharePoint servers. It is happening in Office 2010 and Office 2013. At times it can be ...
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Has anyone seen a SharePoint site integrated with interactive floor plans?

I would love to add interactive office floor plans to my SharePoint portal. I would like to be able to hotlink directly from my employee directory to a dynamic floor plan showing where they sit. ...
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Hyperlink to force Excel to open in Excel Services

We have found that a link, like the following, pasted into an Outlook email will always open the target file in the users local copy of Excel: <http://ourspbi/myreports/Some Excel report ...
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This document is locked for editing by another user

I am using sharepoint 2010 for my company. The endusers are working on there desktop which is OS "Windows 7". The browser version is IE8. The office tools like Word, Excel, PowerPoint are version ...
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How to setup connection between Office and SharePoint automatically? (script, GPO, etc)

I'm trying to figure out how to automatically configure the connection between Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010. This option is available for the end users by clicking the "Add to SharePoint Sites" in ...
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Office 2013 save to SharePoint Team site instead of my-site

When I use Word 2013 and I click save, I have the option of saving to my organization's SharePoint site. However as soon as I click save, and chose SharePoint, I'm prompted to MySite. By clicking on ...
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How to programmaticily create “SharePoint Sites Links” from SharePoint 2013 which are acessible from saveDialogs

First I would like to note that I have a similar post here to avoid doubleposting several posts many places: MSDN SharePoint Development 2013 Question My Customer wants to have a list of 10-20 their ...
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Does Office 2011 for Mac Document Connection work with WSS 3.0

I have a user that cannot connect to a WSS 3.0 site using the document connection from Office 2011 for Mac. It's not clear to me that WSS 3.0 is actually supported as I see this question all over ...
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How to hide the Retention Warning in Office Documents

I'd like to know how I can hide (or disable) the retention warning that appears when somebody downloads a Microsoft Office document via Sharepoint, which is about to expire in the near future. People ...
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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 | ...
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Changing My Default Login

I currently work with two accounts MyUserName and an admin account MyAdminName. I've use MyAdminName quite extensively but now I'm trying to make a habit of using MyUserName as my default account. ...
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Issue with “Custom web view in File Dialog Box” in Office 2013

I have a custom “web view for file dialog” that used to work in Office 2010 and no longer works in the 2013 version. By “web view for file dialog box” I mean the feature described here: ...
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Link to specific PowerPoint Slide in a library

I want to create links at a Sharepoint page that open a presentation at a specific slides. The presentation is hosted at Sharepoint and I can save it in any format (pptx, ppsx, html, .. ), so no ...
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SharePoint 2013 Performance Testing

I'm using Visual Studio 2012 to create a number of web performance tests for a customer. One of the tests they would like to perform is the opening of documents within the Microsoft Office Client ...
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Login prompt in Document Library

I am getting authentication prompt while opening office documents from Document Library? How to avoid this? I don't want to change any settings in browser, since it is not possible to change in ...
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Opening office documents from Sharepoint 2010 takes forever and seems to try to open dll-files from server!

When I try to edit an word (2010) document from Sharepoint (2010) it takes ages to open (~5 minutes for a 3mb file). If I just copy it to my desktop and open it from there, it's lightning fast. The ...
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cannot open microsoft.office.interop.word document

i am trying to open a word document but i dont work i can only save the document not open what could be the problem? I get this following Error when trying to Open: I am running SharePoint do i ...
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I'm unable to update the multiline description field in a document library for office documents

I have a document library with ~1,800 documents in it. There are 4 content types with about 20 total combined fields. When I view and update properties everything seems to work except for one specific ...
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SharePoint 2010 MUI doesn't work with Office 2007 templates?

MUI is active and working, however when the office document templates retrieves the list fields names, they're retrieved with the List/Web based language and not the user context language. Is that a ...
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I only have Office 2013. How do I access a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace?

When I only have Office 2013 available to me, is there still a way to sync with a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace for offline access? e.g. will skydrive pro work with a Sharepoint 2010 Workspace? Or some ...
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SharePoint cannot edit Metadata until edited in Word

I am working with a SharePoint Foundation installation where thousands of documents will be migrated into a specific site. After migration on a few test libraries occur, we have document library with ...
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Does explorere and office use different cookies?

I have a strange issue. I'm logging in to a SharePoint 2010 solution I then have to enter credentials, and check for remember me (fedauth cookie is set). Then is open a document and I get a popup ...
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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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Enable “Connect to office” in Sharepoint 2010?

I need to enable "Connect to Office" in our SharePoint 2010 standard and can't find where to do this, can someone help? Thanks.
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Cisco Jabber and Microsoft Office Integration steps

I am looking for the steps which will guide me to Cisco Jabber and Microsoft Office Integration in order to check the availablity/offline status at SharePoint 2010.
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Managed metadata language in Office

Is it any way to change the language of the managed metadata terms in Office (e.g. Microsoft Word document information panel). It seems the language follows the installation language and can not be ...
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Missing SharePoint Server Publishing Feature on a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise edition site collection

I have a licensed Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise edition and Office 2010 standard. In my project, I have a document library for which I would like to enable approve/reject and publish/unpublish features ...
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SkyDrive Pro and on-premises SharePoint 2010

I've just installed the final version of Office Professional Plus 2013 from MSDN and had a play with SkyDrive Pro. Unfortunately, I can't seem to get it to synchronize with a library our on premise ...
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Create an e-office using sharepoint site

I'm new to sharepoint and want to create an e-office for my organization. I want the manager can create works and assign the works to specific employees and they can do works and then write a report ...
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Excel Calculation Services - Excel Web Apps

We're trying to co-author excel workbooks but only have Standard CAL/Sharepoint 2010 Standard Server license. Its my research so far that to have co-authoring for Excel, we would need to use Excel ...
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Errors while upgrading from Sharepoint 2010 foundation to Sharepoint enterprise

I currently have sharepoint foundation installed and the version number it says is 14.0.4762.1000 I am planning to upgrade to Sharepoint 2010 enterprise. Before upgrading to sharepoint 2010 ...
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Managed Metadata and Word 2010 sync issue

We have a document library with a unique content type that contains a managed metadata type column called "Document Type". When bulk documents are uploaded this column is set to a default value called ...
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Having trouble check in excel file in SharePoint 2010

I tried to check in the file to the site. But I got this error message (The system cannot find the file specified (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002)). I'm able to check out the file, edit, and ...
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Presence indicator

We have deployed a contact list CQWP across all company machines on IE8. The presence indicators are showing, but on some machines it's showing the vertical dropdown (2007 style) and on others it's ...
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Opening office documents in SP Library crashes in (VM) WServer08 R2, but works fine on host

I have a development environment set up in VMWare - host OS is Windows 7 x64, guest OS is Windows Server 2008 r2. Browser used by both OS is IE 9 32 bit, addons enabled, intranet comptability mode ...
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Change default picture folder in new PowerPoint presentation to SharePoint library

A client has a SharePoint intranet where documents and pictures are a large part of the usage. I was given the following user story: "A user goes to a Document Library on a site, chooses New Document ...
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Document upload in sharepoint 2010

When we upload any office document in sharepoint document library do sharepoint make any changes or add properties to the document?
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How can I auto-populate list columns based on the selected values of another column?

I have the following 2 lists: SCG and RPM SCG has 2 columns: SOR Number(Single line of text) PS Number(Single line of text) When I create a new item I create entries like this: SOR | PS ...
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Disable opening documents in office by default

Is it possible to turn off completely opening word and excel documents in office? What I want is when user clicks an word document is library, sharepoint will not open it office but standard download ...
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Can SharePoint 2010 Monitor Class Attendance and Activities?

The organisation I represent is a coaching company, with a number of coaches spread across the globe. One of the spreadsheets they use most frequently is a tracking sheet for all the people they ...
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Opening Document's using Document ID (DocIdRedir.aspx) results in Read-Only mode

SharePoint 2010 has a nice feature called "Document ID". This gives users the ability to open documents using [siteurl]/_layouts/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=[DOCIDHERE] This works fine, but It always opens ...
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convert all office documents in sharepoint to use 2010 format

So recently we migrated to SharePoint 2010, as well as migrated to Office 2010 from using Office 03/07 mixed environments. I would like to find a way to convert all the documents in a document ...
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Slidedeck project with SharePoint

I want to give our sales team the ability to create custom slidedecks and then show them while on sales visits. Obviously, they're sales people, so they're not technically savvy. Just looking for ...
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How do I configure Office to talk to my SharePoint server?

I just want to start by saying I have no idea about anything SharePoint related, so plan on working my way through and asking questions when I get stuck We have a 3rd Party Hosted Exchange 2010 / ...
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Can I add a SharePoint Picture Library as a source of Office Clipart?

We've got a pile of stock photography that we own in a 2010 picture library but nobody uses it. It would be great if they could access that resource from inside Word or whatever via the Clipart ...