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Word Template's DateTime Always One Day Off?

I have a library with custom content type with .docx template. I have a 'StartDate' and 'EndDate' fields in the content type which are mapped to quick parts in .docx template. When I change the ...
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Word 2016 shows ID from SharePoint lookup field

I'm doing a migration from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint online. I have a field in a SharePoint list that is a lookup to Another list. When I use a Fast part in Word to display the lookupvalue I ...
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Document TOC hyperlinks not working

So I have been having problems with documents containing hyperlinks: most don't work. I found that some setting (still not sure what) in Chrome was causing this, as hyperlinks work fine when I preview ...
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edit headers/footers in Word web app

My question is this: Is it possible to edit the header/footer in the Word web app? I can't seem to find that option, and it is more hassle than it's worth to make such a minor edit to the document ...
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Allow commenting on a document but not editing

Is there a way to allow specific users to add comments to documents without allowing them to make changes to the document content? I am creating a SharePoint Document Library with a bunch of SOPs and ...
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Autopopulate a word doc template with information from a form Sharepoint 2010

Is there a way to populate fields in a word doc template with information from a form in Sharepoint 2010 so that a user could print out that information in the word doc templates format?
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Reimport document into Sharepoint to preserve previous versions

I have Word document that went through multiple version (in Sharepoint). One of the authors downloaded a copy and make changes and sent me the document via email. Is it possible to add that new ...
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Fonts not rendering + wrong date format when converting word document to pdf

I'm having this issue where fonts I used in word are not rendering when converted to pdf in sharepoint. also the date format is different, thought it appears correctly in word and not after ...
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Uncontrolled Copy if Printed

How do i automatically add Uncontrolled Copy if Printed footer onto a word document approved in sharepoint? Any pointers will be helpful. Hidden text dosen't work as suggested by some blogs.
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Allow Office 2010 users to open docs from hyperlink in edit mode

I have SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow which assigns tasks to users. In the email of the task I have added a direct link to the related document. I was originally using [%Workflow Context:Current ...
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Scroll bars missing in the saveas window to save a Word document to another folder

We are on SharePoint 2013 and I'm trying to simply open a Word document and do a save as to another folder, which has a couple pages worth of folders, and there are no scroll bars showing anymore. So ...
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Error opening programatically created .docx file

I am getting an error while pragmatically creating .docx file from template. Here is my code: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using (SPSite site = new ...
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How to use VBA to save a word document to SharePoint library with custom metadata

Thanks for taking the time to look at this. I have a template that our sales team will use. I have written some code to replace save so that the file saves back to SharePoint. The library has a ...
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SharePoint 2013 New Document with Person/Group metadata field will not populate

I am running SharePoint Server 2013 On-Prem and have run into a little issue. In 2010 it works without issue with Word 2013 on-prem. The address book does not react at all on a button press and ...
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Can sharepoint view in browser docx/pptx/xlsx taken from external sources?

I've noticed sharepoint project (2013 atleast) can view in browser excel, power point, and word document files, which is great. So when you create an html5 web app on sharepoint, you can link the ...
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User can't see latest revision updates

I have a user that updated a word document saved and checked in. Versioning is turned on with Major and Minor revisions. The latest version is 8.0 Here are how the options are set: Now after the ...
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Version System column and word information panel

In SP2010 library I have Version system column based which shows version of document. I want to add this column to content type of document, because I want this field to be shown in Word information ...
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Bound Quick Part Lookup Columns Not Working

I have a Lookup Site Column in a SharePoint online tenant that is bound to a document library. Editing the properties of the Item Document in the list works fine allowing me to use the dropdown and ...
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Can i download the Contoso Sample Files for SharePoint

I would like to download the Contoso sample files used in SharePoint 2013 training, is there any place that I can get them.
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Creating automated word documents from lists

I have recently set up a team site for my company. I have set up our client list/database - here we input all client data including date, name and address. Currently, once this is done we open ...
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Error Opening Tasks from Outlook

When I click on the "Open this task" in Outlook 2013. I get the following message: "Sorry We couldn't open https://...and the lists the URLs" I can open the task from the tasks list in ...
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Search not working in Word Open File dialog

I'm in the Open File dialog box in Word 2013, listing files in a SP Foundation 2013 library. The library contains hundreds of files, so I'd try using the search box, eg. entering the first characters ...
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The new Word for Mac version (15.17.1) is not opening docs in SharePoint library

Our user is trying to open Word for Mac documents in a standard SharePoint 2010 library. He upgraded Word for Mac a few weeks ago, to the 15.17.1 version. Before, he could work in collaborative mode ...
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Hide “Edit In Word” for Word Web App

How do I hide the EDIT IN WORD command in Word Web App when viewing a PDF? Is it possible to hide it per-site or per-library?
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Cannot select term in required managed metadata column in Word Document Information Panel?

I have created a custom contenttype. Inside this ct I have a managed metadata field which is required. When I try to create a new word document by the ribbon (so NOT uploading an existing word ...
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Require SharePoint Multi-Edit Version Comments in MS Word

My SharePoint library is set up not to force checkout as we want to multi-edit documents. However, after a document is edited, we want to be able to enter a brief summary of why/what was changed. I ...
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How do I get a column to appear in DIP (word document) but not on the SP edit item form?

I have a column which I want to use in a word document, however when I make the column hidden so that it does not appear on the edit form in sharepoint - it also hides it from the Word Insert -> ...
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Word Document Editing - Chrome Versus IE

I have word templates, one in each saved of 6 folders for 6 teams to fill in. When one team opens the word document and hits save it does not save over the the document in SharePoint. What I found is ...
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Multiple document formats for one document library list item

I'd like to know if it's possible to have a ".doc" and ".pdf" option for a single library list item. The intent being that users can access the document in ".doc" or ".pdf". Also, how to set this up ...
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Is it possible to save a InfoPath view to word document

I am trying to save a view in InfoPath 2010 form to word document. Is it possible to do so? Are there any options to do so? thanks in advance.
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Cant create or edit item with Office 2016 for Mac (El Capitan) on SharePoint 2013 site!

I am having some problems creating and editing documents on a SharePoint 2013 site on a upgraded Mac (El Capitan) and with Office 2016. When I try to create a new document, or edit, I get the ...
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editDocumentWithProgID2 in CSOM

I need to Open/Download Word or PowerPoint Document directly from Provider Hosted SharePoint App. We can perform easily in on-premise using editDocumentWithProgID2 Tried with getting CORE.js, SP.js ...
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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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can't open office docs in sharepoint

I am running SharePoint foundation 2010 with office 2010. At some point yesterday sharepoint stopped allowing users to open any office document, word excel whatever. Here is what is going on. Click ...
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Auto reopen/refresh document

Is it possible to automatically reopen office document i.e excel sheet or word document from SharePoint? The documents are read only and I want a solution to refresh the document automatically when ...
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REST API Link to edit excel/word doc online

I am using the O365 REST API to display/organise files and currently xls/doc files have to be downloaded then opened in an editor in order to edit them. Is there a way to open these in the Word/Excel ...
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Document Information Panel (Word) does not update Managed Metadata field

Scenario: ContentType with a (MS Word) document template attached. Creating a new document and adding content to quickparts works seemlessly. I cannot change any values of taxonomy fields. That is ...
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Insert Content Type Quick Part with VBA in Microsoft Word 2013

I have a macro-enabled document I'm using with a content-types enabled from SharePoint. I know there is a way create a custom document property, but I don't think this does what I need--I need a ...
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DateTime field display diffrent values when editing and when viewing

We have an Office 365 2013 Business Premium subscription and are using Sharepoint online as our Intranet solution. Our problem seems related to DateTimeField and timezone conversion problem The ...
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Office Web Apps + SP2013: Why is only Excel opening in browser by default?

I just installed Office Web Apps and configured it to SharePoint 2013, but only Excel seems to open in the browser by default. Word, PowerPoint, PDF etc. opens in client application. Preview works ...
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How to embed or open inline Word documents in browser

How can I make browser open Word documents (in read only mode) inside it i.e. embedded in it? What is the best way to do that which will work on all major browsers? Do you think I should Office Web ...
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How to embed Word and PDF documents in pages

I am trying to embed Word (DOC, DOCX) and PDF documents in a page but getting into trouble. When I embed PDF document using IFRAME or OBJECT tag then the document displays fine on Chrome but on IE8 ...
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System.Security.Permissions.FileIOPermission exception is thrown when I try accessing Word file from local machine

I am using DocumentFormat dll in my application to write a Word file from another Word file. The file from which I copy the contents is placed on 14 hive location. When I try accessing it using the ...
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How to find the list of fonts is being used in the word document(.docx) uploaded in the SharePoint 2013 Library?

I have a requirement to find the list of fonts is being used in the word document(.docx) uploaded in the SharePoint 2013 Library? how can I do that?
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Is it possible to use action pane Add-In in SP word document?

I created an action pane in Visual Studio for a word document with some fields so you can fill them and then populate the pages of the document. Now I need to have that document as a base template in ...
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Weird issue with approval workflow not showing task in Document Information Panel

I'm always trying to pack as much info into the title as possible so I don't run the risk of asking a question that's already been asked. Anyway. I have a library that has a custom template on it ...
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Using mail merge with word 2013 to get data out of excel 2013

We want to use mail merge in a word document which is saved in a sharepoint 2013 document library. If we try to connect to an excel sheet which is also located in the same document library, we get the ...
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Target links to open in page viewer web part from list view

I have a document library, and use office web apps to open the documents for reading. I would like the document to open inside a page viewer web part. Thus one could click a document in the library, ...
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Mail Merge with Excel Document stored in SharePoint

We have an Excel Document we would like to use as a source file for a Mail Merge in Word. When we open the Excel file in the mail merge wizard we receive the following error. "Sorry we couldn't ...
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SharePoint document hyperlink placed in Word only routes as far as homepage instead of to the SharePoint document

A coworker of mine is adding hyperlinks of SharePoint documents (which are .docx) into a Word document, but when she was testing them, the link takes her to the homepage of our intranet (which is ...