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Word is a commercial Word processing application written and distributed by Microsoft

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Create new word document with template, change word template path to new server

Our old SharePoint 2010 had a special document type "release note", which created a new word document using a specific .dot or .dotx word template: Now we moved to SharePoint online (office 365) and ...
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File template in document library is very slow

We are using edited word template in document library and insert metadata by quick parts. From few days before, it became very slow and takes 4 to 5 minutes to open template. We found that delete ...
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export from MsAccess(sharepoint) to Word form

I am looking for some days for a solution for my issue: - i have sharepoint list with more colums ( called "all items") - i have a word form ("format.doc") to complete with information from columns (...
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Sharepoint 2010 Word Webparts

I have a document library with a couple of Word docs with Webparts in them. Each pull a hand full of field data from a Sharepoint list. One of the Word Docs is working fine and getting populated with ...
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Office Web AddIn with SharePoint connection

I am developing Office Web AddIn and would like to connect to SharePoint. Currently I am following below link to develop the AddIn. https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/office/dev/add-ins/quickstarts/...
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Cannot open Word or Powerpoint in browser

We have SharePoint 2016 on premise. In our document libraries, most are set to "Use the server default (Open in the browser)" selection for the default open behavior. Up until about a week ago, all ...
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How do I get MS Word form fields to become MS Sharepoint columns?

In my approved document library in MS SharePoint, I have a blank form, with fields (not Quick Parts) for users to complete when they are filling in the form; some are checkboxes, but the majority are ...
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Office Addin - Get “Document ID” _dlc_DocId from existing sharepoint document

I need to create an addin (javascript) for Word that will insert the "Document ID" from sharepoint into the footer of the document. I've found the _dlc_DocIdItemGuid but I need the _dlc_DocId. I ...
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Green Star Next to Modified Column in SharePoint O365 (not the new icon)

I've got an apparent issue with a particular word document in a SharePoint Online modern document libary. Its not a new document (its up to version 20 and was created 3 days ago). The user has been ...
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Enable Comments only in Word Doc on Sharepoint

I have a document I have generated and uploaded to Sharepoint. I have shared this document to all relevant parties. Only I will be allowed to make changes to the file, so the file is not shared for ...
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Hyperlink blocked

I have a Word document in SharePoint. I need to hyperlink a position in that Word document several times. My process is as follows: Select the word(s) of where the user can refer back to the ...
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Create an excel/word document using SPFX web part in SharePoint Online

I have one requirement about preparing excel and word document based on SharePoint list data and download it for user in SharePoint Online using SPFX web part. My question is: Can we create SPFx web ...
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Microsoft Word fails to upload images to connected SharePoint blog

A user has an issue with publishing blogs to SharePoint blog - it uploads the text fine but the inserted images fail to save. This only seem to happen with a single user as no other users publish into ...
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Error in Word document generated in document library through workflow

I have created a list in SharePoint with a corresponding document library. When a user has created an item in the list they can choose to generate a word document that lists the data from their form. ...
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Disable Word iFrame Menu

I'd like to remove the following menu or maybe the bar all together. I am using an Embedded Code feature in SharePoint 2013 on prem.
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sharepoint 2013 - text tool bar

I have a problem copying text from various word documents into a SharePoint rich text field. For example, when I copy in text, additional tags are included which adds a new line in the SharePoint text ...
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How can you choose what document libraries show up in Word 365 when saving to Sharepoint Online?

I am using Sharepoint Online and Office 365, and I would like to be able to choose which document libraries show up in desktop applications (e.g. Word or Excel) when saving files. I feel pretty ...
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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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Is it possible to cross reference figures/images on a sharepoint page?

I have a bunch of text figures that point to scattered images, and I would like to be able to cross reference them like Word can. However I can't seem to find any native functionality for this - are ...
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How do I open a Word document in a web part

I want to display a .docx (Word) document in a Sharepoint page. I have a sharepoint page with a Page Viewer web part an a Word document on the same Sharepoint site. What I'm trying to do is the ...
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How to change URLs in over 1000 Word documents efficiently?

Is there any way to change URLs in over 1000 Microsoft Word documents efficiently? The documents are stored in a SharePoint 2013 library. Most URLS start with http://... but some others have a label / ...
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Creating Word 2016 document repeating section from multiple SharePoint Online list items

I'm aware of how to include Document properties in a word template. What I'd like to achieve in addition to this, is data from another list (1 to many relationship) in a repeating section. For ...
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Error when opening .docx file from SharePoint - “Sorry, we couldn't open (…)”

We are unable to open some .docx documents in Word desktop application from an on premise SharePoint 2016 document library. There are at least 2 of such documents, but might be more. The error ...
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can we install a SharePoint 2013 KB in SharePoint 2016 environment

We are in process of migrating our SharePoint 2010 environment to 2016 . While we are having SiteMinder agent as authentication when we try to access the word/excel/ppt documents in Chrome browser it ...
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Error while Editing Word document in SharePoint 2013 using Office Web Apps

I am using SharePoint 2013 and installed Office Web Apps in a separate server which is not a Domain controller. In my SharePoint site document library i am not able to Edit my Word document. I can ...
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Add footer or header to pdf when converting/printing from MS Word

Is it possible to add some template text as footer or header when user wants to print word to pdf in SharePoint? So on conversion from word to pdf we would like to add some text to footer. Is this ...
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Testing Event Reciever for Document Upload - Sharepoint Development Environment

You'll have to forgive my ignorance with regards to deploying this code. I have written some code to modify an event reciever. I have set up a development environment for sharepoint. The development ...
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Word Automation Services converting wingdings to the wrong symbol

Using word automation services to convert a Word document to a PDF I'm having a problem with how it's handling the wingdings font. The original document uses the symbol 0xE9 - described here as ...
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Add dynamic picture in word document created using content type id and SharePoint Designer Workflow

I have created a custom content type, base content type is document to create a form. I am able to view and update field values( text and date). But, not getting image in the form. I have tried using ...
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Map of word documents and their URL's

Does anybody know of any tools that would allow me to map out all my sharepoint MS Word documents and show the relations they have to each other? I would like to see for each document, all the docs ...
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to save to the server, correct the invalid or missing required properties

We are using SP 2013 and Office 2010 (yes old) and we are having some trouble when saving a new document to the library as the required fields, even though they are filled in, are still considered as ...
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Modification partially lost after undo check-out

Following an issue where the Word document was locked, preventing my colleague to save, I told him to keep his document open, and I undid the check out, and told him to make the check out again. Then ...
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error “euc-word-view.officeapps.live.com took too long to respond” when opening SharePoint online Word documents on browser

I have SharePoint Online site that contains Document Library with Word document, below are the errors messages when I try to open the word documents using the broswer Chrome Error euc-word-view....
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How do I open a PDF in new tab in Sharepoint Online Document Library

I have a a document library which is pretty much just word docs and PDFs, I need to have it so when a user clicks on a document it opens in the new tab rather than taking up the same tab I am using to ...
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Automatically opening in edit mode

SharePoint is automatically opening (most) Word docs in online edit mode. This is a new development in the past day or two. Thanks for your assistance!
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SharePoint access to path denied only in production

I followed [this][1] to convert a SharePoint List Item to word (and then word to PDF). I am using a dotx template file from a Document Library to create a word file and save it in the same doc library....
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Force use of client application over online editor on direct link to document

Related to this maybe(?), but I am looking for an overall site collection solution in SP O365. I want users to be able to send a link directly to a document but force the doc to open in MS Word client ...
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How to get document properties in Office Add-in

I have requirement in which I want to access current editing document Metadata from SharePoint(online) Library using Office Add-in. I have created word add-In using office js in SharePoint online. I ...
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How to checkin major version inside Word using VSTO

I'm developing a Word VSTO so, when a user opens a document from Sharepoint and presses a button, the code should create a major version. The code is: Globals.ThisAddIn.Application.ActiveDocument....
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Word and Excel co authoring in SharePoint 2016

There is a lot of confusion on this topic so I just want to confirm if following is true: Word = Supports co-authoring via both desktop application and Office Online Server/Office Web App Server ...
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disable word online and excel online for SharePoint site where I don't have admin access

I have read access to numerous document libraries on numerous SharePoint sites. When I click on a Word or Excel document it opens in Word Online or Excel Online. I want to make it so the browser ...
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GetListItems Sharepoint Online

I'm currently trying to complete a table with information from the items of a Sharepoint Online list, using VBA code executed from Microsoft Word macro. I've successfully managed to achieve this when ...
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problem with kb4011645 and how to uninstall this patch

today I've installed KB4011645 update for SharePoint Server 2016. And now I regret it and wants that update to be removed. Could someone here know how to do that? According to this SharePoint Server ...
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Why are Word document properties removed when uploading to SP document library?

When we upload a document with custom defined document properties to our SharePoint library, the custom properties are stripped. They are no longer in the document on SharePoint. When they're ...
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Hyperlink in Word doc to SharePoint Wiki page anchor

Trying to create hyperlink within a Word doc to specific bookmark on SharePoint Wiki page. In Word, html hyperlink to wiki page works fine but when I add #AnchorName to end of hyperlink string I get ...
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Open in explorer in other browsers?

We are using SP 2016 on-prem, and have an asset library with tons of pictures which users use by opening the asset library in "Explorer View". The problem is that it only works with IE and no other ...
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Please check out the Word document before editing it in word online in Sharepoint

Please look at the picture. Is this something related to the record class or something? Please help
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SharePoint 2016 - Word 2016 Add-in Error

Some users are receiving the following add-in error. If they close out the error the files work just fine. I've searched all over including the add-ins enabled on our Word client and have found ...
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Workflow form won't appear in Word for a specific computer

Environment: SharePoint 2013 On-Premises We have an approval workflow which is triggered when a user check in a document to a major version. The workflow form is an InfoPath custom form. ...
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Open Word document at specific bookmark

I have a Word document on SharePoint shared with everyone. I would like to embed the link to this document on different pages on my website. Every page's link should be open the document at specific ...