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Questions tagged [microsoft-office]

A productivity suite from Microsoft, for which about every 3 years a new major release becomes available, like in 2003, 2007, 20010, and 2013. It can only be run on Windows computers.

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How to reject CC'ed email when emailing a mailbox for Office 365

Ill try to explain the scenario as best I can. Basically, we have an Office 365 environment with AD Synced to our onprem AD servers. We have a shared mailbox that will be used by a group of people. ...
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Onedrive information management policy

We have a user who receives following information: Can anyone tell me where this can come from. We have no retention policies set up on onedrive. User has this on some office files, but not all. Can'...
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How to give multiple users remote access to a Windows application geographically close to the database server

We are migrating to another accounting system, but still have a legacy system built in MS Access (97/2000/2003) with SQL Server as the backend. The system running Access has to be in the same office ...
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Can Windows Server be a KMS client to AWS, but also a host for Office clients?

I want to use a micro Windows Server instance on Amazon as a KMS host for Microsoft Office. The Windows Server instance is already set up as a KMS client getting its keys from Amazon for WS 2012. Is ...
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The optimal setup for Remote Desktop Access for Windows Server with MS office for multiply users

I need to setup Remote Desktop Access for multiply users (up to 10 users) with MS Office accessible for all users. I already have: Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Licence (1 License) Microsoft Win ...
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Prevent users from changing Microsoft Office options

I would like to know how to disable the possibility to change anything in the File -> Options dialog for all Microsoft Office 2016 applications. I did not find the corresponding setting neither in the ...
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Office Online Server front-end api and performance

I've set up a Office Online Server and a WopiHost, now I'm able to preview and edit Word/Excel/PowerPoint, but how can I use JavaScript to control the document's content? I'm trying to use JavaScript ...
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Uninstall Office Updates that were installed on a certain date

I'd like to uninstall some Windows updates that seem to be causing trouble with Outlooks search function. The updates were installed yesterday, so my approach would be something like "List all updates ...
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Differentiating Between Office 365 E3 From E1 Devices

We are in the process of creating a report to determine all devices with Office 365 E3 installed. Does anyone know if there's a version difference between E3, E1, and E5 that we can use to create a ...
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Is it possible to recover Microsoft Office files from a flash drive when they were edited and saved on the flash drive directly?

Several .docx and .xlsx documents were saved on a flash drive, edited in word and excel applications, and changes saved directly to that flash drive again. These files, when opened, now contain only ...
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Outlook 2016 Calendar Event Sync Issue

I am working on an issue with Outlook 2016. User A has full mailbox rights and calendar ownership rights of User B's calendar. User A manages the calendar events for User B and also invites other ...
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Include Shared Inbox in Outlook Default Search

We use Office 365 Email with Outlook 2016 as client in our company. Every user has one email address as well as access to a shared inbox. However, if I use the search box (above the list of emails) ...
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Offline files fail with “Access Denied” but only by MS Office apps

I have a Win10 computer on a domain. It can access all files/folders on a server share fine when online. I have marked a subfolder for offline use on the laptop, and synced. I can browse the ...
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How to install an application using MDT during operating system installation?

How do I install an application such as MS Office while installing an operating system in MDT. In DeploymentWorkBench I created new application and then created a task sequence. I used custom task ...
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How to create self-signed certificate to sign Office macros

I need to create a self-signed certificate which I can use to sign different kind of Office macros (for Outlook, Excel etc.). I must be able to use this certificate on all workstations in my domain, ...
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WebDav problems after Windows Update

We have a web application that lets users view, checkout, and edit documents from a user interface in the application. We have a user that recently performed a windows update on their machine, and ...
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How to enforce office 365 custom “role assignment policy” applied default to all new emails to be created?

I have created a RoleAssignmentPolicy called "DisabledForwardingRoleAssignmentPolicy" via Exchange admin center --permissions-- user roles. I would like to apply "...
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Windows 10 - 1709 upgrade breaks default mail associations

I noticed on a number of our machines since the 1709 upgrade that using the "Share by email" in an office (2013) application or sending a mail using the snipping tool is broken. The error that pops up ...
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Users at remote location cannot run executable on file share

Got a bit of a headscratcher here We have our installer for Office 2016 located on a Synology NAS. When accessing the installer on the share (i.e. \\servername\installs\office2016\setup.exe) from ...
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Office 2016 can not print, all other app can. Windows 10 HP 1510

Context Windows 10 Enterprise with very latest updates, Office 2016, HP Deskjet 1510 with the very latest drivers (wiped out old drivers, reinsalled all with the very latest versions) Symptoms ...
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How to get list of macbooks that use office for mac in network [closed]

on our network we have some macbooks that use office for mac. Mac's arent in the domain,but users are using exchange mailbox. Is there any way to list this computers? Maybe on the exchange site? ...
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Duplicate meeting request email

A user says that after a recurring meeting they have, another invite is sent out again. *There is a recurring meeting that the user has sent out to a set of users. *After the meeting has been done, ...
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Cannot save Office files on shared network drive without delete permission

I have a group that ALL employees are assigned to. I have the CREATOR user set the same way. They have all the RW permissions but no delete. Everything works as expected, however, Office related ...
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Prevent user from saving locally

I have a client requirement to block users from saving Office files (any Office app) locally, they should only be able to save files on the client's SharePoint to prevent data-loss at all costs. I ...
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Save-As in Excel disconnects Windows DFS mapped network drive

Users can open and create files no problem. But when they save-as and click browse it disconnects the mapped drive to \domain\dfsroot and dumps them on the local file system. I've been all over the ...
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Microsoft office licence [duplicate]

we bought computer from local shop with Microsoft office original. the shop send me this link to download the software and he gave me a product key. http://down.microsoft-oem.com/office/...
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Office 365, blocking emails with HTML attachment internaly

We had a few attacks in organization where user credentials was stolen and was used to send emails from compromised account to rest of the organization with malicious HTML attachment. Is it possible ...
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Run a batch file from network shared folder depending on MS outlook bit version

Hello I'm trying to figure out on how to Run a file from network, basically it's located from \10.18.xx.xx\installers\install.bat, so yeah It's gonna prompt a username and password when I locate it ...
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Sharepoint errror accessing files and opening directories in explorer [closed]

IT replaced my machine with a more powerful one (same OS Windows 7 64 bit Pro) and I no longer can open any MS Office files from Sharepoint. They provide Office 2010 so no solutions from 2013 apply. ...
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Outlook 2010 search doesent work

I have 50 pc's with office 2010 installed. All machines are running windows 7 x64 and joined to domain. (there is no office 2010 administrative policies defined).Both, windows and office are receiving ...
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listing open files from shared folders

I have a Filer Server running Debian Jessie 8.7 on my network, with Samba 4.2.14. Until now, I just have one shared folder configured for the entire network and I would like to watch if there are ...
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Change default Word font without using normal.dotm

I am looking for a way to set default font across our domain without touching normal.dotm. Some of our users actually have set different settings for their work that are stored within normal.dotm. ...
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Office 2016 O365 “Something went wrong we couldn't start your program”

I have used days trying to find out what is causing this. We have a Citrix environment that is now moving over to Office 365. Have installed Office 2016 O365 on many other Citrix environments without ...
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Excel-automating .Net code has “Catastrophic failure” error from Interop on new server [closed]

I'm migrating from a Windows Server 2008 R2 box with Excel 2003, to a different box running Windows Server 2012 R2 with Excel 2013. Part of the migration is moving code that reads text files and ...
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IIS8.5 with WebDAV only serves read-only files

Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5 and the WebDAV feature installed and enabled. It looks like all the basics are working: $curl --ntlm -u username:password -i -X OPTIONS http://server/file.docx ...
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Can I pre-install a decryption key?

I am wondering if it is at all possible to add a decryption key to a user on a server. Basically - I want to encrypt a lot of files to avoid information leakage from a potential attack. However, ...
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Exchange 2016 - Unable to Send As for Mail Public Folder

Exchange 2016 using Outlook 2016 client Created a new Public Folder titled Mail-enabled the public folder: Enable-MailPublicFolder -Identity "\PublicFolder" Added Send As permissions. Add-...
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Systematically launch a GUI software in Windows Server

In a calculation provided by my Windows server, I have to make Microsoft Excel involve because of technology limitations: I need to systematically open Excel inside the server, read content of an ...
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Office 365proplus deployment error, Server 2012R2

I hope you can help me. I purchased Office 365 proplus licenses and I'm having difficulties deploying it into our Server 2012R2. Background info: Users log into Server 2012R2 with Remote desktop and ...
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Unable to expand distribution list in Outlook

We have a client that has recently migrated from on premise Exchange 2010 to Office 365. I wasn't involved in the migration, more re-configuring Outlook profiles on client machines. Previously the ...
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Download Office before or after connecting computer to server?

I work at a small business with very limited access to IT support, so I apologize for having a "Servers for Dummies" question. I am trying to get several new computers as ready as possible to save ...
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How to remove unnecessary Installer files from Microsoft Office Installer?

I am trying to deploy Microsoft InfoPath 2013 using SCCM. InfoPath was only ever included in the MSOffice 2013 installer, not as a standalone. (I think there is a 365 standalone now days, but we don't ...
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SCCM 2012 R2 detection method not working

I'm creating an SCCM 2012 R2 application for Office 365. The install works fine (exits with code 0), however the application fails on detection. In testing, I'm trying a registry detection (as per ...
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Will my Office 2013 clients be automatically updated to Office 2016?

Its such a simple question but apperently very hard to get the answer from. with our E4 licenses. we installed 150 computers with Office 2013, last summer. I used the 'ODT' method. in the config XML. ...
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Mobile Devices with Office 365 With local exchange

Looking into Mobile Device Management for Office 365 however we use a local exchange vs exchange online. Is this possible? can anyone point me in the right direction?
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Existing files after upgrade are read only

Over the weekend we upgraded our server, including SharePoint. Previously we were using WSS3.0 on Server 2008R2. We moved to SharePoint Foundation 2010 on Server 2012R2. We also have Exchange 2016 ...
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Routing to KMS on another network/domain

This question is about KMS activation over a different network from the one my workstation is connected to. The software I am dealing with is Windows 7 Enterprise and MS Office 2013 Scenario I ...
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SCCM+ MS Office 2013 deployment

This is a 2 part question. Issue: I've created a script that executes the following scripts (in order) Officescrub10.vbs(created by microsoft), LyncRemove2010.vbs(i created), and Office2013Install....
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Working ADFS webapplication proxy. No SSO from webbroser to MSOFBA

We're implementing an WebApplication Proxy (WAP) on Windows server 2012R2 for our organisation to replace the authenticatin/SSO features of TMG. Currently we have a working WAP with SSO for: - ...
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How to prevent users from bypassing certificate warnings in Outlook

I had a case where a roaming user was connected to a public WiFi and got a certificate warning. The user saw the error and called me before connecting. Turns out the WiFi was doing SSL inspection. ...