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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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, ...
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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: ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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 ...