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Office applications cannot download files from sharepoint

When i try to download and edit (check out) a file from our sharepoint server, the splashscreen for the appropriate office application opens and states that its "Downloading" the file (See picture; ...
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Sharepoint 2010 List View

I created an InfoPath form and created several SharePoint list view. View 'A' I want the users to be able to see the list but I don't want the user to click 'Edit Item' or 'View Item' to see someone ...
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Restrict document access in sharepoint library to one viewer at a time [migrated]

I would like to create a library in sharepoint that holds copyright information. I would like to restrict access to each document to ensure that only one reader may access the document at a time. ...
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Opening Office Document from Sharepoint fails

If I try to open any office file from sharepoint 2010 directly in office (without first manually downloading it as a copy), the office programms startsup and attempts to download the file (i.e. Word ...
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Converting date Jan-12 2015 10:51AM to Date format for sharepoint use

I have a date that imports into excel from an external source as Jan-12 2015 10:51AM, but is not a friendly date format for copyinging into sharepoint 2013 datasheet. How do I convert this in excel so ...
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Sharepoint open files not saving properly [on hold]

Were you ever able to fix the issue with it opening and not saving the changes. We are having the same exact problem with one employee but rest of us are fine. When you check out the document its ...
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Sharepoint Excel file synchronization

I recently found a problem with Sharepoint and Excel with concurrent changes: Person A created an Excel file with, let say, 2k inputs and uploaded it to Sharepoint with website Person B did not open ...
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Mount SharePoint Online (Office 365) in Linux

We have started using SharePoint Online included with our Office 365 subscription. Our windows users can install software that automatically syncs the Shared Documents from SharePoint to their ...
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Outlook cannot login to Sharepoint

My Outlook 2013 connects to an Office 365 account and handles mails correctly. When I get mails from my co-workers, it shows an exclamation mark claiming that it cannot log in to Sharepoint (yet is ...
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How can I make Firefox automatically fill a username/password form and submit it?

In our staff lounge I have installed a PC with a large TV to display our company notices. The notices are published on an external SharePoint page at head office and displayed in the lounge with ...
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How do I bulk replace a hyperlink containing a File:\\ command in excel

I work with Sharepoint 2007 and Excel 2007 In SharePoint I sometimes use a hyperlink with the file command like; (file://\\group.net.dk\sites\S01625\stt\Drawings). This is useful when I want to open ...
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Is it possible to get Norwegian keyboard shortcuts in SharePoint 2013's richtext editor?

In the Norwegian version of Microsoft Office you can use Ctrl+F to get bold text. The English version is Ctrl+B. :) I would like to have Norwegian shortcuts in SharePoint 2013 as well. Is this ...
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How to change Sharepoint admistrator password

I chose not to put this on ServerFault as I am asking it as a user, not a network administrator. I have a Sharepoint server set up at my office and I can log in as admin (System Account). However, I ...
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Microsoft Excel Power Query - Manage Queries tab

I'm working with Microsoft Excel 2013 Power QUery in combination with the SharePoint Enterprise Power BI add-in. Normally in Excel there should be a button called 'Shared' under the 'Manage Queries' ...
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Xcopy or Robocopy from Network folder to SharePoint(2013)

I am trying to copy files from a network folder to a SharePoint folder. I have read/write permissions to the SP folder and can manually upload documents to it. I was able to get the .bat to work 1 ...
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Connect to Outlook button missing from Sharepoint

I am using IE 11 to access a Sharepoint site with a calendar. On IE 10 I could see the option to connect the calendar to Outlook, but on IE 11 this option is missing. On Windows 7, downgrading to IE ...
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unable to open word document on sharepoint

I am unable to open word document on sharepoint,getting the sad face smiley on clicking the document. Using google.chrome. only getting issue with word document. I am using office 2007. window7 using ...
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SharePoint Calendar Schedule Interval

I need to get the SharePoint Calendar Schedule to display one minute intervals. Is this even possible and if so how can it be done? I see I can do 5 minute intervals but this is not granular enough ...
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Making calculated column fo weeknum in sharepoint 2007

Im using sharepoint 2007, and there is no weeknum function built-in. how can I add calculated column in sharepoint list to show weeknum of date in another column?
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“An error occurred accessing your Microsoft SharePoint Foundation site files” connecting site with SharePoint Designer

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment with 1 AD Server, 1 DB Server and 1 APP Server, with 13 Web Applications running under the SharePoint. Recently I rebuilted the application because of some ...
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Sharepoint 365 list query

Is it possible to make a list in sharepoint 365 where columns only appear when a certain option are selected in a previous column? So when the user selects the option "Fruit" from a drop down box a ...
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Having trouble mapping Sharepoint document library as a Network Place

I am using Office 365, Sharepoint Online 2013. Using Internet Explorer these are the steps I have taken: ticked the keep me signed in on the portal.microsoftonline.com page. It redirects me to ...
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Cant edit excel file in Sharepoint because it has Comments, Shapes, or other objects

I have an excel sheet in a Sharepoint which is no longer editable in browser because Sharepoint complains that there are "Comments, Shapes, or other objects" and that is apparently not supported. I'm ...
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How to connect to Sharepoint files directory via some software resembling WinSCP or SmartFTP

I need to download around 2000 files from a Sharepoint website and it is gonna take me ages to do that by downloading files one by one when I connect to website via some web browser... I would prefer ...
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We can't install the 64-bit version of office because we found the following 32-bit programs

I have Office 2013 64-bit installed. Never installed any other office version. When I am trying to install Sharepoint Designer 64-bit, I am receiving the error on the title. Tried Sharepoint Designer ...
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Overwrote a file in Sharepoint 2013. How can I recover it?

I did check both Recycle Bins (Stage 1 and 2), and the old version wasn't there. I think this is because I overwrote the file, instead of deleting it. Is there any other place to look? Thanks
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Files opened in SharePoint Workspace don't sync, but when opened via sharepoint in browser do

I'm working with a client using their Sharepoint site. When I access the site via a web browser I can open, edit and save files fine. Similarly, if I navigate to the SharePoint site in Windows ...
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How to save a copy of a folder automatically from sharePoint on a weekly basis?

I need to save a copy of a particular folder present in SharePoint on a weekly basis because the same document is edited and used as new for the next week. As this is done manually, many times fail ...
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Powershell: The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered

I am trying to run a PowerShell script from a windows batch file. This is a SharePoint related script that uses Import-SPData. This works without any issue when using USERA's login. However, if I try ...
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Default SA password of SQL Server automatically installed by SharePoint Server 2010 setup

I installed SharePoint server 2010 recently on a test server. It was installed in standalone mode. After the installation, I realized that it had installed SQL Server Express 2008 (10.0.2531.0) ...
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What services to disable to stop sharepoint in sbs 2011

So, I'm looking to disable sharepoint in sbs 2011. I don't want to uninstall it because I've read that it will cause update errors, but It's throwing a lot of errors itself and we don't use it, so I ...
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Why can I create a remote directory through Windows Explorer, but not from the command prompt?

I'm using Windows 7 and have a remote folder available. Let's call it \\mycompany-portal\somefolder\attachments. I can map a network drive to the folder root, so Z:\ points to \\mycompany-portal. I ...
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Trying to lock down cells in excel & office 365

We have only sharepoint, office 365, excel 2013 - no domain. I'm trying to lock down specific columns in an excel sheet. When I click on 'Permissions' in 'Allow users to Edit Ranges' I type in a ...
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Sharepoint Permission Issue

I fairly new to sharepoint and I'm having trouble wrapping my head around administering this content management system. I've been handed this task for a small company that has it setup on a server, if ...
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Auto share files synced to Sharepoint Online document library using OneDrive Pro

I'm setting up a new document library in SharePoint Online as part of a team site. This library is synced to all team member computers using OneDrive Pro. When a document is added to the library by a ...
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I want to publish Excel 2013 Power Pivot tables with individual sales data. What options do I have?

I want to publish interactive pivot tables prepared in Excel 2013 Power Pivot. Spreadsheets contain confidential sales data based on the ODBC data connection. Each employee (viewer of the report) ...
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Version control system for projects involving mixed content [closed]

My question: is there a reliable and simple version control system/mechanism/platform/... for projects with content that is effectively monolithic, opaque stuff? Most of the projects I work on ...
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Removing permissions via Sharepoint, reflect locally on SkyDrive?

A simple question but one that seems surprisingly hard to find an answer too, it's a good a question and unfortunately I have no way to test for myself so I pose it to you. Set-up Within an O365 ...
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On OS X, how can I log in to SharePoint 2007 as a domain user using Chrome or FireFox?

I am using a Mac running OS X 10.9.1, and attempting to log in to a SharePoint 2007 site on a windows domain. If I use Safari, I access the site (http://mySharePointSite/) and am prompted by the ...
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How to Synchronize Outlook Personal Calendar with SharePoint 2013 Calendar [duplicate]

I need to display outlook calendar in SharePoint 2013 calendar. When user add event/meeting in outlook calendar it should also be added in SharePoint 2013 calendar.
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How to automatically populate a lookup column in Sharepoint 2013

I have 2 Sharepoint lists in SP2013: Errors and Locations. The errors list has a lookup column to the locations list. I need the location information (phone, address, etc) to populate automatically ...
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Chrome: middle mouse button overriden on certain web pages? [duplicate]

Normally when I click on a link in Chrome with a middle mouse button, the page open s in a new tab. I find it useful and would like it to always work that way. But on some sites, specifically ...
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Inconsistent options when saving files from Internet Explorer

I have two identical files. stored in two different locations on SharePoint. When I try to download one, I get the options: Open, Save and Cancel. When I try to open the copy in another location, I ...
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Automatic Excel list exported from SharePoint not keeping my local data?

hope you can help!? I have set up a table in Excel which does a great job of exporting data from a SharePoint however I have added my own columns to add (local) information to each entry. ie. I am ...
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Enable SP-Feature is unavailable

I'm trying to use Powershell to enable the devlopment feature on a SharePoint site (as per this article: ...
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Why can't I just backup the SharePoint DBs of TFS like all other DBs?

The MSDN page Manually Back Up Team Foundation Server states the following: Unlike the other databases in the deployment, the databases used by SharePoint Foundation 2010 should not be backed up ...
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How can I sync my OneNote 2013 Notebooks using my own server?

I'm a big fan of OneNote 2013 including the sync function, however I have privacy concerns using Microsoft's Skydrive cloud. Is there a way I can use the same sync comfort with my own server? OneNote ...
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What's the best way to work with a sharepoint site?

I'm a developer who's never used MS SharePoint to manage web sites. The company I work for uses them all the time. They've set us up a web page, with a template to base new pages from. As well, ...
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Visual Studio 2012 'NaN' is not a valid value property for 'FontSize' with SharePoint packages

I don't know what I changed to my Visual Studio (Maybe some extension, maybe some setting?) - but I can't use any "SharePoint" stuff anymore. When clicking on a feature or on a package (something ...
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IE8 Crashes When Checking Out XML File From SharePoint

I have a user that edits XML files in Excel. When she tries to check out XML files her IE8 crashes. XLS files work fine. I changed the default program association in Windows 7 so that Excel is the ...