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I can no longer live edit a Word document, it just downloads a copy?

I'm a SharePoint designer and I work in SharePoint Server 2013. I work in a test environment, I do not have OWA configured (but it will be on the production environment). I uploaded a document to a ...
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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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Configuring Co-Authoring in SharePoint 2013 site collection?

How do I configure Configuring Co-Authoring for SharePoint 2013 site collection for MS Word or Excel documents?
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Word Web App author name missing

On my SP Farm, when users open a document in word web app, and clicking on the "comments" option it expands area on the right side with everyone's comments. Instead of a displaying the name of person ...
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How to display a Word document that contains navigation, to SharePoint page

I have a Word document with navigation and images. I have a requirement to show all the details on a SharePoint page. How do I do that?
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Get access to “Office 365 Group” documents from Word “Open” dialog

I know I can paste the link to the group files into the address bar and refresh the dialog view, eg https://tenant.sharepoint.com/sites/groupalias/Shared%Documents I would like to add a link within ...
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Create a Word Document in a document library programmatically

My requirement is to create a word document based on the information in SharePoint lists on the site. For dealing with the word I have three options: "Docx"library. (CodePlex Project) "OpenXML" "...
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Hide Empty Document Properties in word 2013

I have a SharePoint document library with a custom document template attached to it. This document template is having lot of Quick part fields , which will pull metadata column values from the ...
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Hide Document Information Panel (DIP) in Word

I have a SP 2013 site which has a document library. I have set the Allow Management of Content Types. For the Document Content Type, in the advanced settings, I uploaded a Docx file and set this as ...
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How to Insert Text From File as Link from a SharePoint document

We are using SharePoint Online for storage of a variety of template documents. Several of these documents have common terms and conditions, which update frequently. Currently, we have to manually ...
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Convert Word document into wiki page + Export wiki pages into PDF or word document

We are using a site collection of type enterprise wiki inside SP 2013 enterprise edition. Now we are facing these two problems, where our customers keep reporting and complaining about:- They ...
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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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Document template connects to the wrong tenant/term store - sharepoint online

I have a word document template connected to a document content type that exists in two deployment environments (tenants) in SharePoint online. If I create a document using my account that has been ...
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Word files are too large

I know what the problem is, but I don't know how to fix it retroactively. A department has scanned images and inserted them into MS Word documents. The scans were at high resolution and full color. ...
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why don't hyperlinks work in word documents

the hyperlinks within the body of my documents in my Document Library don't work (not external hyperlinks to outside sources or in-document links/references) nor do they display the link when you ...
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Hyperlinks between Word documents in document library

I'm creating a document library with a bunch of Word documents that will contain various hyperlinks to bookmarks in other documents. I.e "Psychedelic drugs (Click here for more information) greatly ...
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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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Content Search Webpart not showing the notepad files in library

I have added content search web part to the site page. And it is showing me the contents that are the word documents. But it is not showing me the notepad files that I have added to the document ...
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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, PowerPoint, and Word document files, which is great. So when you create an html5 web app on SharePoint, you can link the docx/...
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InfoPath 2013 Conversion to PDF or DOCX

I have an InfoPath 2013 Form. Once the form is completed, on Button click, I want to generate either a PDF or a Word Document. I have done extensive research. SP Designer Workflow works for SP2010 ...
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Multichoice field redirected to a word document

I'm having a multi choice field in a list and i need to fill a row in an word document in relation to the content of the field. In my case, that is a "language" field with the possibility to check ...
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Open office document templates as new document?

In a document list my customer stores word document templates with appropriate file types [.dot | .dotx | .dotm]. When a user access these documents, the familiar dialogue box opens with the question ...
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Encrypted Word File gives Error while opening in Office 365 site

I have created a Word file with a password and uploaded to my Office 365 SharePoint site. When I try to open the uploaded Word file in Word Online it gives an Error message. The file is opening after ...
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SP07 - Export to word, problem with Response-encoding

I have a button-event where exports data from SharePoint(unicode format) to Word(unicode format). The problem is with encoding. this is my code: string filename = String.Format("Results_{0}_{1}.doc",...
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Problem : Save location of Word when creating new document from Sharepoint library

we have a strange problem on our Sharepoint 2013 environment with Office 2010. When user create a document by choosing the « New » option in a document library, the default save location is not the ...
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Need Word Template to create new doc (not to checkout, not to edit existing - just create new in MS-Word

I created a document library (no specific source templates needed or wanted). The purpose of library is simply to provide a central location for frontline staff to access information (processes, Q&...
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Can I use autonew macro on a word template in SP2013 and save resulting file as a .docx?

MS Office 2013 Professional Plus Sub AutoNew() Order = System.PrivateProfileString("https://SharePoint/Shared Documents/Logistics Section/Logistics Help Requests/Tracking Numbers.txt", _ "...
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Need Co-Authoring confirmation

Imagine a scenario when User A opens a word (.docx) document from a document library (Ent SharePoint 2013). Office Web Apps server then generates the document via the browser. User A then decides he/...
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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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How to display value of version column in word document?

I tried to include my document's version number in a word file using quick parts as described here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/508229/how-can-i-include-value-of-sharepoints-version-column-in-a-...
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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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Office Web Apps views with Excel and Visio but not Word?

I've upgraded to the new SP1 and July update for Office Web Apps and it's working fine with Excel and Visio, however I notice Word Documents are no longer working. When I run Get-SPWOPIBInding ...
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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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Office Web Apps can't read/edit Powerpoint or read Word, but Excel reads/edits fine

A brief overview: I have a Sharepoint 2010 installation on Windows Server 2008 R2, with Office Web Apps installed. The Central Admin SQL Database in on the local server, but the SQL database that ...
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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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Importing data from Word document into a SharePoint List

I understand how to import data from an Excel file into a SharePoint list. We have a problem where we have 200-300 Word docs, each consisting of 3 or 4 tables of information. I want to get this ...
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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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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 ...