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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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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 SharePoint....
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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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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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Sharepoint Document Library Word Document corrupted can not be opened

In my document library, I have some word documents which I am not able to open in MS-Word directly. When I try to open this document from library I get this error "The file is corrupt, can not be ...
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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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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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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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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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How to add hide/show section toggle to InfoPath form?

MS Word 2013 has this great feature. You can define sections of a document with Headings. You make certain lines headings by highlighting the text and choosing the Heading 1 Style from the ribbon. ...
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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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How do I show a field in dispform that's been hidden in content type?

Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise. This is document library for word documents. I have some fields that are set by workflow that I want end user to see but not be able to edit. I was going to just use ...
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Can I upgrade .doc to .docx in-place in a doc library?

Here's the situation. I want to roll out Office Web Apps to our SharePoint instance. The only trouble is that a lot of files are still in .doc format, and if you try to edit them in Office Web Apps ...
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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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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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Document Information Panel was unable to load: NodeTest expected here

We are using SP built-in feature to map document library columns to Word QuickParts. We are using default template for Microsoft Office applications. Most of Word templates are working fine, but ...
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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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Generate a word document with mail merged fields based on list column values

Im developing a Mobile phone request/asset log system and the final stage of the process is to produce a document detailing the phones details for the user with the usage policy on to be signed by the ...
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Generating the Word Document with SharePoint list data without using Open XML

I would like to have Word document which would be automatically filled with data stored in the SharePoint List. When data in The List would be added, changed or deleted corresponding data in Word ...
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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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Word 2013 Document Information Panel “Currently Unavailable” bug with SharePoint 2013

I think I’ve found a bug in Word 2013 and Word 2013 SP1 when using SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint 2013 SP1. When the Document Information Panel is used in a Word Document, it doesn’t support Lookup ...
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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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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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OpenDocuments ActiveX plugin does not work first time for each URL

I have a page which displays links to Word documents stored in SharePoint 2010. In order to allow the user to open the linked document by clicking the hyperlink, without being prompted to open or save,...
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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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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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Move multiples files into different versions of one file

I have a lot of Word files that are actually different versions of the same document. I'd like to save these files as one file using versioning in SharePoint 2010. Is there a way to do so?
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How to display a Word document that contains links and bookmarks, to SharePoint page

I have a word document that contains links. The links take the user to bookmarks in the same document. I want to display this document in SharePoint 2010, but have the links and bookmarks still ...
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Workflow initiation form after publish from Word does not open in web browser

I developed a custom workflow in VS2010 with a custom aspx initiation form (<Workflow InstantiationUrl="" /> is defined). Moreover this workflow has InitiationType OnMajorCheckIn. So if I ...
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Problem with template.dotx metadata

I stumbled on a weird problem yesterday and I found why this occurs, but I am clueless on how to resolve that. First, in our SharePoint site, we have a list named «Categories» where we have different ...
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Display a Word Document

Is there a way to display a word document in a web part like you can display a Excel spreadsheet using the Excel Webpart?
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Is it possible to generate a single Word document with content from multiple list items via a workflow?

I have a scenario where users will be adding list items to a custom list. Once a week, a single word document needs to be generated that includes content from all of the list items added that week. ...
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How can I make Word Quick Parts work after each deployment from Visual Studio?

I have set up a SharePoint 2013 document library with content types and Word document templates, all declared (XML) and deployed from Visual Studio. In the Word document I have Quick Parts, which work ...
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Can I open MS Files in Document Library using Web Browser?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and I want to open a Word file in my web browser not on my MS Office installed on my Computer. I tried opening Excel file on my web browser and it worked, but I can't open a ...
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Printing lists in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way to easily export SharePoint 2010 lists with rich HTML columns to Word 2010 for printing? Here's what we need: A "Print List" or similar functionality in SharePoint (IE browser), where ...
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Access Version History and Approval from Word Macro

Our word document templates include a table that includes a version history and a second table with the list of approvers of the document. I would like to populate these tables from a VBA macro that ...
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SharePoint 2010 - explicit URLs being rewritten

I'm a site owner for a portion of our inward-facing SP site. I inherited a structure that was less than optimal. Most of the content is written up as webparts that were stored in All HTML Data (I'm in ...
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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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Using a Word document as a template for emails inside a workflow

I'm working on a project with other team members that are far less familiar with SharePoint than myself. We want to have a Word document that will serve as a template for email notifications in a ...