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Microsoft SharePoint is produced to integrate with Microsoft Office, such as reading and editing office documents within a supported web browser.

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Centrally manage “Sharepoint Sites” in Office 2010

Is it possible by group policy or other means, to customize the list of "Sharepoint Sites" that the user view on the Office 2010 Open menu? I don't think my users are able to do this on their own... ...
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remove column from showing up in document properties

Which property in the object model do I use to tell an SPField not to show up in the document properties in Office integration? I tried ShowInEditForm but that didn't work. i want my Status column to ...
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Sharepoint 2013-stored/created Office documents not opening in 2010 client

SYMPTOM Created new Word and Excel docs in a SharePoint 2013 Online library. When I attempt to "Edit in Excel" from IE9 to open the file in my Excel 2010 desktop client, I only get a "The webpage ...
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Hosting Office Templates in a Document Library (Office & SharePoint 2010)

I know, SharePoint added this wonderful feature with those document templates, where i can stick a document directly onto a library, and integrate it into SharePoint with some simple clicks (and an ...
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Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online

I am new to Sharepoint and to Info Path, so I hope can correctly articulate my goal, here. I would like to use Info Path to distribute forms which read,update and delete records in an Access 2010 db ...
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Forcing SharePoint to open the document library office documents, using the client office applications

I have done the following settings: I set the "Browser File Handling" for the web application to "Strict". I set the "Opening Documents in the Browser" for the document library to "Open in the client ...
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Accessing Sharepoint from 3rd party programs

We've just implemented sharepoint and are switching to it from a more traditional network drive based setup. One of the biggest hurdles to this switch is getting it to integrate with 3rd party ...
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Since last patch, unable to open excel documents and word documents can only be opened by dropdown

We performed updates to the SharePoint Portal, SharePoint Foundation, Office Sharepoint Server, Excel Services Component, and Word Server on 03/16/2014. Since then, we are unable to open Excel ...
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Can multiple MS-Access 2007 front ends be linked to an SQL Server 2008 backend on Sharepoint?

I have several computers at different locations, each with their own copy of an MS-Access 2007 front end. Each copy links to an SQL-Server 2008 back end on a server. I would like to migrate the back ...
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Office Client Apps crash when opening SharePoint files

I'm trying to open some SharePoint files with the full office apps, but the applications always crash the instant after opening the files. This doesn't happen with files created using the sharepoint ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Disable Client Integration issue

We have a zone where we would like to disable Client Integration for preventing Sharepoint to open the documents in Office. Instead we would like to have a download promt for the user when clicking on ...
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Picture manager not opening up after authentication during multi upload in images library

While trying to upload multiple images in a picture/image library, i am getting authentication popup, after which the picture manager doesn't open up. This is happening to many users. What could be ...
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Enable “Connect to office” in Sharepoint 2010?

I need to enable "Connect to Office" in our SharePoint 2010 standard and can't find where to do this, can someone help? Thanks.
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When deploying a site from custom site template, one lookup column in doclib has empty values for Office 2010 (docx, xlsx, pptx) files

I'm deploying sites using a custom site template (WSP) that is: Saved as WSP from customized Team Site Deployed as Farm Solution Has lists, libraries with content customized in Visual Studio (...
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Merging excel documents similar to slide libraries

I have a scenario that would be perfect for slide libraries - but they're excel sheets. We use SharePoint 2010. Also, I do not have access to the server itself... Just site collection administrator. ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Integration with Exchange/Outlook

I have a shared calendar in sharepoint 2010 site which also manages users' schedules. I want to display the schedule of all users in one sharepoint shared calendar in such a way that the users' ...
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SSL+IRM is it supported for SharePoint 2010+Windows 7

The problem we have faced is the following Server side SharePont 2010 Server SSL enabled and certificate request required IRM for the document library is enabled Custom content type inhereted from ...
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Sharepoint 2013 in 2010 mode

We recently got Sharepoint 2013. Our users run Office 2010 and IE9. Especially latter gave us problems because of the missing drag and drop functionality which is HTML5 thus not working for IE9. A ...
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publish to office clients using Powershell

Is there a way to define the links to publish to office clients using Powershell? To do this action through the UI you would go through: Central Admin --> Manage Service Applications --> User ...
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SharePoint lists connected to Outlook lose fonts and bullets

I have connected my SharePoint discussion list to Outlook. The content of this list contains bullets and different fonts. When the discussion list is opened via Outlook the fonts are changed and the ...
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Office Web Apps opening after being disabled in Library

Some, not all, of our users are being forced to open Documents, Spreadsheets, PDFs, and what not in Office Web Apps even after the Library Tools | Library | Library Settings | General Settings | ...
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Displaying a users calendar from Outlook, in SharePoint

I'm wondering if this is possible? Could this be potentially done by writing a web part to go to Exchange?
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SharePoint 2010 - How to disable client integration (open with explorer)

Does anyone know how to disable (not hide) the client integration options in SharePoint 2010 in the library ribbon? We have a SharePoint web app where all sites on it have these options disabled, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 DocumentLibrary WebDAV UNC path changed to http Path by OfficePrograms and no content is visible

We have an issue with WebDAV and SharePoint2010 while trying to open files via Office2010 programs. Example: Document Library with url: http://servername/documents there are no problems opening this ...
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Can't create a new Word document in WSS 3.0

Issue: If I open Word and create and save a file to my desktop, I can upload it to SharePoint with no issue. If I right click and create a Word document on my desktop machine I am unable to upload it ...
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Force the document information panel to show with code or featuredefinition

In the UI I can drill down into a ContentType settings -> Document Information Panel settings -> and set 'Show Always' to true (marking the check box). How do i set this option through code? (or in ...
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SharePoint 2010 office document prompts authentication windows

I have a SharePoint 2010 portal (Claims based + NTLM + SSL). If I open office document within domain it prompts for login window and even if I enter correct user name and password and it doesn't ...
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Can I manually add the fields that Sharepoint 2010 needs to PPT2007 in order to fill values to template when item is created

So I know how to do the basic workflow of creating a document and filling it with values via content types and SPD workflow. I am able to get this to work because of the document properties in Word ...
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CSOM without being an app for O365

I have an integration dashboard I've written that currently works with On-Prem SharePoint. Basically, you give it the address of a SharePoint server, and it passes in your NTLM credentials obtained ...
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window authentication in Office 365 from client context

I want to access office 365 list from window application. Is it possible to access using window authentication ? i don't want to pass user id and password
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Checked Out documents can't be found on local drives

I'm using Foundation 2010 and when I checkout various documents they won't save on my computer. I've tried to play around with the Office offline editing options and the Sharepoint Draft file location ...
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Covert a Word 2003 Document to Word 2007 without losing history?

How can I covert a Word 2003 Document to Word 2007 without losing history? The convert button is disabled when an item is checked out in SharePoint, and if I save and then re-upload it becomes a ...
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Opening a document in SharePoint 2013 requires logging in

We have implemented a new install of SharePoint 2013 at my company. I've set up a web application, a site collection and a site so far. I'm setting up sites and testing them to see how SharePoint 2013 ...
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Office Web Apps 2013 using without SharePoint

Office Web Apps 2013 is now standalone service product. SharePoint used it from iframe like this https://officewebapps.contoso.com/wv/wordviewerframe.aspx? sharepoint_doc_handler_url + accesstoken ...
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Is it possible to map External Content Type to Office Item Type without using SharePoint Designer?

I need to connect Outlook to the External list and have to map its content type to the Office Item Type for that, but unfortunately I can't see it in SPD2013. Possibly it is because BDC model uses ...
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SharePoint 2010 with Office 2013 Clients

Can someone tell me if users with Office 2013 installed will have compatibility issues with SharePoint 2010 (Publishing site)? Or can someone point me to a source of information on this specifically? (...
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Can clients on Office 2010 Pro use SP2013 to edit in browser?

Has anyone successfully used an Office 2010 Pro Plus / Volume License (and possibly Standard) client to edit their Office 2010 docs within the browser on an on-premise SP2013 site (Foundation but ...
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Enable only Office 365 users to send e-mail to SharePoint list?

We currently have a SharePoint 2010 with a list that can receive e-mails from anyone that has a domain account/e-mail. However, we started to move some users to office 365, and even though there is a ...
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Can we integrate the office Communicator in Sharepoint

Would you please help me if can we integrate the office communicator in sharepoint 2010 as live chat ?? or any link buttonn to open the office communicator user windows chatting ?? Regards,
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SharePoint 2010 and Word 2010 Multilanguage Managed Metadata issue

We have some issues related to a SharePoint 2010 solution. It’s an Intranet site Collection with multi language support on UI, Managed Metadata and document content. The PC’s are set up with Windows 7,...
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checking out from MS word / file missing in local drafts folder

If I check out a document in the document library, I get the option to use the local drafts folder while working on the document. However, it looks like there is no option to use the local drafts ...
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IE10 unable to open Sharepoint document

I have Win8, IE 10, Office 2010, trying to open/edit document from Sharepoint 2007, and I received: "The document could not be opened for editing. A Windows Sharepoint services compatible application ...
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How can we connect with another applications to sharepoint list and read it's items?

Can we connect to SharePoint list from another applications and read it's info items by web service? or another way ...? In our windows based application or web based application we want to show ...
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Office 365 and Office 2013

I can't open Word, Excel file from SharePoint in client application Word and Excel (Office 2013). When I click to the file, SharePoint inform me that I don't have any client application. From Word or ...
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How to connect Outlook to an external list, which uses external connector in DLL

The task: connect Outlook with the external list, which was created in Visual Studio and uses SAP connector (sapnco.dll). What I've done: Created this external list. I can see all information in SP. ...
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Why is this workflow to create a document from a custom content type just creating a blank document?

I have a document library with a custom (document) content type set as default (the only content type), and I've edited the template to use columns to populate the document. When I create a new ...
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SharePoint 2010 & opening .mht files & 'x-usc'

Whenever I open a .mht file from SharePoint(2010) I get the following security warning: I notice that the .mht file that multiple images and as a result multiple security warning messages appear for ...
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How to check the versions of Sharepoint Server, services and patches of my Office 365 portal?

I am reading a lot that Office 365 has been patched, upgraded and now migrated to Server 2012 (and Office 2013). How can I determine the versions of Sharepoint Server, services, etc. on which my ...
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Can't update document properties through any API - only through check out and check in

I have a few documents in a library that I can't seem to update the properties for through the Web UI, the ListData.svc (JSON/JS), the object model or PowerShell. We have a property called Data Rights ...
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Managed metadata language in Office

Is it any way to change the language of the managed metadata terms in Office (e.g. Microsoft Word document information panel). It seems the language follows the installation language and can not be ...