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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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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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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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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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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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 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 don'...
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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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Outgoing Email Office 365

I need to migrate, my actual smtp server, to smtp.office365.com I have configured the SMTP at the domain (mydomain.xxx.xxx), and all goes good. Because the email can be sent when I create a test TXT ...
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Can't link to SharePoint 2013 document or site from within Word

We have two users (so far) that when they click on a link in a Word document to another document in a SharePoint 2013 library, they get a 405 error - Method Not Allowed. The browser address is the ...
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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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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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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: http://msdn....
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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 = clientContext.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle('...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Compatibility with Office 2013 on Client

Hi We have a web based SharePoint 2010 webapp and our client is upgrading their os with Office 2013. Would there be any compatibility issues when uploading and downloading document from Document ...
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cannot open microsoft.office.interop.word document

I am trying to open a word document but it doesn't work as i can only save the document, not open it. I'm getting the error below when trying to open a document: Do i need to make any changes to ...
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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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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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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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How to limit access of a single page on a team site to only certain members of the team

I have multiple pages on our team site, however some of the team members do not need access to two of the pages.Is it possible to restrict those two pages? How is this done?
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Unable to Create Empty SharePoint 2013 Project on Visual Studio 2015

I need to develop a solution in Visual Studio 2015 for SharePoint 2013 which has the ability to update and items to a list. I have already created a solution which can query list items, but for this ...
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Can't open office documents from SharePoint site

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and some users, I'll repeat, only SOME of them can't open office files in their client application (word, excel...). I don't know what is the problem because I can open ...
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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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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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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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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 library,...
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Create sharepoint document folder using VBA

I need to find a way to programmatically, using Excel VBA, create a folder in a Sharepoint Document Library. The Sharepoint Document Library already exist, and it has already one level of folders in ...
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UPLOAD FAILED: You are required to sign in to upload your changes to this location

I have SharePoint 2013 on premise with ADFS 3.0 authentication. If a user opens a document from SharePoint, he or she is able to save the document correctly. If that same users does something else ...
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SharePoint 2013- How update multiple list item using sharepoint designer worlflow?

I have created a list workflow and want to update multiple item update(By using Update list item action) in a list on specific condition but only one item is updating . Is It possible to update ...
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Office crashes when saving a file

Since about 2 weeks our users complain that office files (Excel or Word) which are stored in SharePoint sites are closing without a message and opens a new blanko file. It looks like that the process ...
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Problem open documents in Office 2016 from SharePoint 2013

I encountered problems using SharePoint 2013 and Office 2016. Open a document stored in a SP2013 DocumentLibrary, using a Office 2016 client, results in a blanc document. The clients are behind a ...
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Sharepoint to Outlook again!

I have created a new column in my SharePoint contact list. How do I push this new column to Outlook contact list, I can see all the standard columns but not the one just created.
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How to link to SharePoint documents from OneNote?

We have a company SharePoint server on which I store both documents and OneNote notebooks. I want to be able to put a link on a OneNote page which, when clicked, will open a document which is stored ...
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SharePoint Provider Hosted Apps - Hosting the .net Code

Architecture type question... We are using Office 365 and building numerous event receivers, provider hosted apps etc Currently, each provider hosted app we build has an associated web site where ...
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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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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 credentials....
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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 ...