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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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SharePoint 2013 Word Document Downloading

I have a user who is complaining that when he clicks on a link within a document library it automatically downloads the file to his PC, rather than letting him open it and edit it. He is the only ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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SP 2013 - WebApp is unstable with Office files, cannot open them

I have one SP2013 server, and several web applications, let's say webapp1, webapp2. On the first one, everything's ok. I'm able to open office files, edit them etc. But on the second one, some day, ...
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Remove Check Out Information Panel from Office Files

I have a SP2013 Publishing Site, where end users have Restricted Read access - and I've made sure the Permission level does Not have the option to 'Use Client Integration Features'. However, when we ...
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New document library not showing in My SharePoint sites / My Network Places

I have recently created a new SharePoint document library in SharePoint 2010, using a custom template that was saved from an existing document library. Issue: the new document library doesn't appear ...
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Sharepoint 2013 foundation is not crawling word 2007 documents, how to fix?

I am using SharePoint 2013 Foundation. I have many documents in my portal. Some are from office 2007, or 2010 or 2013. I see that my crawler is crawling office 2010 and 2013 documents, but NOT 2007. ...
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Word not prompting to check in documents on close

I have a client who has two different SharePoint environments (both 2010). In the older environment, when they check out a document and make changes, any time they click on the X to close word they ...
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Contact card not always appearing

I have a Sharepoint 2010 site which includes a list. This list contains a column called 'Called By' and this column is of type 'Person or Group'. When this list is viewed on my PC (Windows XP with ...
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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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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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Sharepoint Online, trying to access private site collection and 403 forbidden error using web service

Trying to login to the Sharepoint online private site collection, the URL looks like Domain.sharepoint.com/sites/SiteName. I'm using the https://login.microsoftonline.com/extSTS.srf sts server, for ...
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OneNote Sync never finishes

I have a OneNote note stored in SharePoint that has to be split into 2 notebooks because the amount of projects in it got too large and now we have 2 separate teams working on the projects. In order ...