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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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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Microsoft SharePoint 2010: upload multiple documents without Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office

A client of us asked if it is possible for them to be able to upload multiple documents while they are on an iPad or Android tablet. It is possible to upload one document at a time, but because ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Excel files are not previewed in office web apps

I have a document library with 10,000 excel files all the files have some macros for calculation in Sharepoint 2013. When I search on that site collection, sometimes I get a preview, sometimes I ...
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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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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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No Apps Currently available, office for apps using Azure Web Site and office 365

I am trying to deploy and use an app for office. I created a simple Apps for Office project in Visual Studio 2013 and I deployed the web project to an Azure Web Site. I changed the SourceLocation of ...
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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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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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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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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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Mac OS X Yosemite Microsoft Office 2011 Document Connection App fails to connect to SharePoint 2013

Using a Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 and Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.4.7 connection to SharePoint 2013 build 15.0.4667.1000 utilizing the "Document Connection" app that comes with Office 2011 shows ...
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SSL on SharePoint

I am facing some problems on SharePoint. I've got a SharePoint site (let's say HTTP : //intranet.domain.be) We wanted to use this intranet from outside. So we decided to set an Extranet (HTTPS : ...
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Anonymous Acess in Client Model (Javascript in Office 365 in Master Page)

I have the following code function retrieveListItems() { var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var oList = ...
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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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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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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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Filter Categories based on user Permissions

We have a community site. On the home page we have listed all the available Categories. Is there any way that we can filter the Categories on the Home Page to only show categories that the user has ...
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Unable to find “SharePoint Drafts” folder

I am using SharePoint as a repository for version control of the documents.But when I check out a file, I am unable to see where does it go. I am using Windows 7 - 32 bit. I have checked its ...
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Sharepoint calendar list view webpart connected with filter

I have a requirement in office online 365 in which following things are needed. Calendar list with custom field "Events", type is choice (General,Marriage,Birthday) Need to create a dropdown in which ...
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Office 365 SharePoint Online Question

We are having Office 365 plan E3 with SharePoint Online Plan2. I am trying to avoid using SQL Server as it is hosted in Cloud. There will not be any access to SQL Server or Database. But I have a ...
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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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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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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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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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Programatically remove “custom xml data” from Office docs in SP?

In Word 2013, if you open a document there's an option to "Check for Issues" and this gives you the option to remove custom XML data. Is there a way to achieve this programmatically with powershell? ...
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Office 2013 OneDrive Location

When a user creates a document in Word/Excel 2013 is there a way to change the location of the OneDrive option to my On-Prem SharePoint site? Additionally, is there a way to add my SharePoint 2013 ...
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Blog Summary Not working

I have been working through this post... Sharepoint Online - How to show blogs in excerpt format but my results are all wrong. See image. Can anyone help?
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prevent prompt when open word document

I've sharepoint 2010 and a document library containing word or excel. I've office suite 2010. When i want to open a word from my document library by clicking on the link, i've to enter my ...
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office 365 visio web access hyperlinks not working

I have a office 365 account. When I open the visio.vsdx file using the Visio web Access web part. The hyperlinks do not work. The hyperlink links to another page in the same visio file. I have not ...
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SP2013 - Sporadic error when editing PPT using Office 2013

We have a few users that are having sporadic issues when trying to open up Office documents. All users still using Office 2007 are fine, it is only users that use Office 2013 that have the issue.They ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to join Azure AD with office 365 domain

I have an office 365 developer account with a specific domain name. I also have an organization sponsored azure account via same MSDN. I would like to join both the domains/AD's so i can develop apps ...
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Is there a way to add check-in comment when saving from MSWord?

Is there any way to add a check-in comment when saving from MS Word 2010? I was hoping to find a sharepoint funcionality that prompts a user to add a check-in comment when saving back .doc files to ...
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Office 365 Database

We have Office 365 E3 account. Hence, I can not use any database on the cloud.But I have a business requirement to store the information in relational manner. So, at any cost I need to store my data ...
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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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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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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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Microsoft Office credential prompts

Microsoft Office applications prompt for user credentials when associated file types are loaded from SharePoint (xlsx, docx, etc). Is there any way to pass through the Windows login credentials so ...