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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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share data between Word and SharePoint

I'm trying to connect SP and Word. The Microsoft tutorial on this issue does this: ClientContext clientContext = new ClientContext("http://MyServer/sites/MySiteCollection/MyWebSite"); How can I ...
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How do I publish SharePoint 2007 wiki articles to single MS Word document?

I have a SharePoint wiki with several separate articles that I would like to consolidate into a single MS Word document. The articles are in a standard SharePoint 2007 wiki with no customizations. I ...
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Submitting an older version of a file to Word Automation Services

I'm able to obtain the URL to a specific version of a file. I would like to submit that URL to WAS to convert. However, WAS throws an exception: List does not exist. The page you selected contains ...
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jQuery cascading dropdowns and Word

If a user clicks on New from a document library then a word template opens with metadata in the header section, will the SPServices jQuery cascading dropdowns work in the word's header? I doubt it. If ...
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How to use BCS in Word for editing BLOBs

If I have an External Content type defined with a StreamAccessor that will end up referencing Word docx files stored in another system (reason for using BCS), what options do I have for updating the ...
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Create New Word Document Without Opening it

I have a scenario where a user creates a new Word document (attached to a content type), but doesn't need to open it. The document will be populated by other users later. Is there a way to avoid the ...
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Word Document properties

We are using Sharepoint WSS 3.0 and MS Office 2007. When ever we create or update a document's 'effective date' in the document's properties (under Prepare--> properties) and save to the server, it ...
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Document Information Panel with Word Web App

When a SharePoint 2010 Document is opened inside Word Client, it shows the properties of that document in a Document Information Panel. How does this work with Word Web App?
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SharePoint 2010 Document Save As Dialog Preventing Other Locations

I have a SharePoint 2010 Document Library in which multiple content types have been added in the New Document Menu. Now, when a user clicks on any of these items, it will open locally installed Word ...
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Sharepoint seeking authentication when opening Word / Excel files from website

The company I work for is using SharePoint as a CMS for it's public facing website. I recently enabled FBA (Forms Based Authentication) for the site in order to provide some user specific ...
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Importing content from a Word document into SharePoint

We have some content in Word documents that we need to convert to web pages (publishing) in SharePoint. I know there are many ways to do this, with advantages and disadvantages. I would really like to ...
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Publish From MS Word to Published Site

Does anyone know if it is possible to publish directly from MS word to a published site with workflow in SharePoint 2010? The articles will have images and ideally I would like to get the images from ...
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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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Original creation date of word document

I have a word document created in, say, July 10 2010. When i upload it to sharepoint (say August 5, 2010) its creation date vaalue in sharepoint will be in Aug 5, 2010, and i can't find any trace of ...
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Managed Metadata and Word 2007

Are Managed Metadata fields supported in the Word 2007 Document Information Panel? We are having an issue with a client where they are opening a word document in SharePoint 2010 with Word 2007 and for ...
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Word 2010 co-authoring. What is required to get it working?

I like the Word 2010 co-authoring feature I have seen but a few things are a bit vague to me, mainly around what is required to get it working. Is SharePoint 2010 required? If so, is SharePoint ...