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Microsoft Office is an office suite of desktop applications, servers and services for the Microsoft Windows and macOS operating systems, introduced by Microsoft on August 1, 1989. A product well integrated in SharePoint.

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Disable the option to edit SP document library in Desktop Word Application

I want to change my document libraries in SharePoint Online to allow staff to view, download and open in Word Desktop App, however I do not want them to be able to edit the document once it opens in ...
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Cannot download Office files in SharePoint browser

I have a user whose permission level to a certain subsite is customized. I'm currently investigating about user permissions and I found out that the minimum permission in order to download a file in ...
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Sharepoint 2016 compatibility with MS Office 2013

We currently have a SharePoint 2013 single farm solution. We also have all our users on MS Office 2013. Prior to this our users were accessing documents within the SP 2013 site using SP 2010 where we ...
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Can't open Excel file in a browser SharePoint 2013 on-premise

I'm using: Office 2016,SharePoint 2013 on-premise,Ax 2012 R2 I want to open Excel file in Sharepoint folder, but I have an error We’re sorry. We ran into a problem completing your request. Please ...
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Office prompting for credentials when saving document opened in SharePoint

I have a user that can open and edit a document in SharePoint Fine. She then does a "Save AS" and it works. However, if she opens and does the same thing with a second document, she gets an endless ...
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Outgoing Email Office 365

I need to migrate, my actual smtp server, to smtp.office365.com I have configured the SMTP at the domain (mydomain.xxx.xxx), and all goes good. Because the email can be sent when I create a test TXT ...
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SharePoint Online Change “New Item” title on NewForm.ASPX

I have been really trying to figure this issue out and can not seem to find the right answer. I have a SharePoint form that is customized with Microsoft PowerApps, and when you navigate to the form ...
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How to upload multiple photos in a picture library to Word or PPT in SharePoint 2013? This worked using Actions | Send To in SP2010

In the photo library in SP2010, under Actions, you can select multiple photos and choose “send to” Word, Excel, PPT, etc. There’s no Actions drop down in SP2013. Here’s an article that describes ...
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MS Access 2010 VBA - Upload to SharePoint 2013 Doc Lib

I have written VBA code that will upload a document to SharePoint 2010/2013. Then I get the record via ADODB using the document Name and update the metadata. This all working great, however this ...
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“A problem occurred while connecting to the server” when opening documents from SP2010 in Office 2010 application

We have a strange issue that seems to appear after the weekend. It appears that when opening documents from our SharePoint 2010 environment (Excel, Word, etc) the end user no longer is able to 'check ...
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(When) does SharePoint Online in Office 365 use the Microsoft Upload Center?

When opening Office Documents from Office 365 it seems that the Microsoft Upload Center is not being used: I can open Word-documents from a document library and save them back without a problem, even ...
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Unknown error while trying to lock file error while editing document from SharePoint document library

When I am trying to edit the document which is opened from SharePoint document library I am getting "Unknown error while trying to lock file" error. I am able to view the document by clicking on the ...
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How to hide the Retention Warning in Office Documents

I'd like to know how I can hide (or disable) the retention warning that appears when somebody downloads a Microsoft Office document via Sharepoint, which is about to expire in the near future. People ...
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vba script to add items to SharePoint online list

I have a vba script which captures the user input from the outlook and updates an excel sheet. I want the vba script to write into a sharepoint list in a SharePoint online site. Please let me know how ...
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Sorry, we couldn't <url> error when opening office documents in the client

We just installed the March 2018 CU for SharePoint 2013. Now no one can open documents in the office client but office web apps works. They get the error "Sorry, we couldn't open http://sharepoint.com/...
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Is it possible to access Office Add-In from Flow?

I'm considering an architecture where my MS Flow Approval will access my Office Add-In site via the REST client action. It will pass the link to a file. The Add-In (which is also used by Office ...
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Contact card not always appearing

I have a Sharepoint 2010 site which includes a list. This list contains a column called 'Called By' and this column is of type 'Person or Group'. When this list is viewed on my PC (Windows XP with ...
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Office crashes when saving a file

Since about 2 weeks our users complain that office files (Excel or Word) which are stored in SharePoint sites are closing without a message and opens a new blanko file. It looks like that the process ...
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Cannot open office documents from internet

I have a local Sharepoint 2016 installation. I publish a sharepoint site to the internet through a reverse proxy. When opening documents from any libraries, I get the message "There are network ...
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Read permission with open in client application feature

Affects SharePoint 2013 (Compatibility mode 2010) The user has read permission on a library (as stated by "check permission" feature). Inside this library, there is an excel file. The mentioned file ...
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Office document save as requires further authentication

Professional Plus 2010 14.0.7232.5000 Windows 7 SP1 16.4 SharePoint Server 2013 Site added to local intranet zone Automatic login enabled NTLM Claim-based Problem When editing or even just ...
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Office Online Server with 2 certificats

I have 2 URL of the same web application (extended) Intranet : intranet.domain.com Extranet : extranet.externalurl.com When i setup Office Online Server i use the internal and external parametre ...
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Sharepoint 2016 on-premise with ADFS - cannot open an office document in desktop app, credentials not working

I have a setup made-up of 2 machines: one Windows Server 2012 with Sharepoint 2016 (and other additional features like DNS, ADFS, ADDS, ADCS, etc.) one "client machine" used to access the Sharepoint, ...
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MS Powerapps - Infopath — Office 365

Does anyone have steps for MS Powerapps on how to customize a list form? -- looking to add a field - and hide it.
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Office Client opens all files in read only if sharepoint is open via https

Since today all MS Office files (Word, Excel) are open in the word Client application as Read Only mode, if I visit the SharePoint via https. If I Change the URL to http instead the Office files can ...
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Document not displaying latest changes in Sharepoint library

The problem A user is working in a Sharepoint Library with a .ppt file that has been changed recently. If she opens the document with Sharepoint Online's Power Point, she is able to see the last ...
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Embed code is not working for Chrome browser However its working on IE Browser

I have a PowerPoint Presentation File and using the embed code of if I am trying to display as Iframe on my publishing pages. This is Working on IE browser but not working for Chrome. I have created ...
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Cannot Edit Document from Office Client Some Necessary HTTP Headers are not sent by the server

I have a problem, where if I open a document from SharePoint Document Library, I couldn't edit it locally, the file requires to be saved locally. I cannot Checkout/Checkin, cannot edit it. It just ...
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why we lost the ability to browse OneNote folders inside sharepoint online compared to sharepoint on-premises

We have a SharePoint 2013 on-premises site collection, and inside the document libraries we have OneNote files. now i migrated the content of the on-premises site collection to a sharepoint online ...
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Picture library thumbnail url

Is there any way in powershellscript to get the thumbnail url from Picture library.? Actually i wan to use in custom search display template to get the thumbnail image.
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Cannot Open an Office 2016 version 1812 document from Sharepoint Server 2016 Standard On Premises with either Form and Windows authentication methods

Until a few days ago, the "Open in Excel" function worked perfectly. After installing version 1812 (Build 11126.20169) they are no longer able to open office documents from sharepoint. I receive the ...
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This document is locked for editing by another user

I am using sharepoint 2010 for my company. The endusers are working on there desktop which is OS "Windows 7". The browser version is IE8. The office tools like Word, Excel, PowerPoint are version "...
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UPLOAD FAILED: You are required to sign in to upload your changes to this location

I have SharePoint 2013 on premise with ADFS 3.0 authentication. If a user opens a document from SharePoint, he or she is able to save the document correctly. If that same users does something else ...
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Is Office 2010 supported by SharePoint 2016

Is Office 2010 (client) supported by SharePoint 2016? I can't find this in any technet article
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Issue with saving xls files that located on SharePoint 2013 on-premises

2 WFE - Load balancing by NetScaler / 2 APP - Load balancing by NetScaler Office 2010 on client machines. I have document library with xlsx files. I click on the file in document library and open ...
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SharePoint 2010 Version History inaccessible in Word 2016

We are having an issue with our SharePoint 2010 environment. We recently upgraded from Word 2010 to 2016. After the upgrade, the ability to access version history from within Word has been lost. The ...
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Check in comments missing in Office 365 workflow

I am trying to get Check-in comments from SharePoint forms library with versioning enabled but in the workflow there is no option of "Check in item " showing in workflow current item.
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Disable Open in New Window on WOPIFrame

I have an application that pulls data from the SharePoint API and displays it on a web page. When the user clicks on the thumbnail, it opens a new page with the document in a WOPIFrame so they can ...
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Connect to Office is not working on SP Online

Hope you're well; I am trying to connect my SharePoint site folder via Connect to Office. Nothing happening. I am using IE 11. How do I solve this.
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Call VBA of Word template from .NET at server side using Sharepoint Server?

Can i call a VBA macro of a Word document, using .NET and Sharepoint Server? I mean, in a .NET client environment i can do this: oW = CreateObject("Word.Application") oW.Documents.Add("template.dotm")...
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Migrate SharePoint 2016 on-prem to SharePoint online

I have a SharePoint 2016 on premise environment with around 750 GB of data stored in document libraries. Our company has recently purchased O365/SharePoint online. How do I move/migrate these document ...
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Add external users to Sharepoint online site collection without sending invitations

Can we add external users to Sharepoint online site collection without sending invitations? I dont want to enable anonymous access and B2B
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If there any option inside sharepoint document libraries to allow multiple users to work simultaneously on the same .xls file tabs

We are working on a sharepoint 2013 team site. and inside the document library we have a .xls file which contain 5 tabs. so now oor users are asking if multiple users can work simultaneously on the ...
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How to modify document set search display template?

I am using SharePoint 2013. I have a document set. When I search inside my document set I see some search results. When I click on the dots I see a popup with preview of the document. I see also some ...
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How to link to SharePoint documents from OneNote?

We have a company SharePoint server on which I store both documents and OneNote notebooks. I want to be able to put a link on a OneNote page which, when clicked, will open a document which is stored ...
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I need help changing the default URL for SharePoint in O365

When I log into my corporate O365 account, I get the screen with apps I have access to. When I click on the SharePoint app, it does not take me to my corporate SharePoint Home page (https://...
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SharePoint 2016 / Project 2016 / Office 2013 - Word/Excel documents won't open in Sharepoint 2016

Users with Office 2013 and Project 2016 installed are unable to open word/excel documents in SharePoint 2016 with Project Server. Error: Sorry we can't open 'xxxxxxxx' because the server isn't ...
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Can't open MS Office documents from SharePoint

We have an on-premise SharePoint Server 2016 (Vers. 16.0.4690) installation with multiple web applications installed. One of these web applications is FBA-enabled. I can sign-in to the SharePoint ...
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Where does SharePoint Online open's Office documents like word excel etc

I know this sounds silly. However am not getting any article / post which explicitly says that 'SharePoint Online will open MS Office documents (word, excel, ppt) in Browser (Office Online)'. ...
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Unique permissions on file : cannot open in Excel

On a SharePoint 2013 OnPremise environment, we experience a problem that's been going on for a few months without us being able to find a resolution. For some users, who have the following ...