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Can I open office (word excel..), with office document web app server (WAC) bypassing SharePoint, Lync and exchange?

Q: Can I open office (word excel..), with office document web app server (WAC) bypassing SharePoint, Lync and exchange?

Hi all
can you tell me if it is possible or not to use Office web App server 2013 alone without going through SharePoint, Lync, or exchange 2013?
Let me explain:
in a society where there is an infrastructure SharePoint, Lync and exchange 2013 with office web app server 2013, is a user that does not have office on his Computer, can open office (word excel..) document, bypassing SharePoint, Lync and exchange?
If it is possible thanks to guide me on how I can find nothing on the net...
Thanks

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I've uninstalled and reinstalled Office XP which made no difference.
Any ideas very welcome.

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A:Office XP Word slow to open first document

What is the brand and model of computer, and how much memory do you have?
There is a Microsoft Update for Office 2002 and XP that you should install if not already done.
First, I would run the free CCleaner, then consider others to remove congestion. Has your system been defragged? Have you run antispyware, adware, and antivirus scans? Suggest you run: Windows Defender, Adware 2.0.0.7, SpyBot 1.5.2. Or professional paid stuff such as AVG, SpySweeper, Spyware Doctor, Nod32, etc., if for no other reason than to rule out common causes.
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A:Office 2007 Open Word Document Window

Since running the program with the /a locks out plug-ins and such, I should of known that a plug-in was causing the problem. I disabled Adobe plug-in and it now works. How about that.

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I need help with word 2007. When I open my document (.doc format), word automatically reformats it during loading. After this, I see a lots of garbage in the contents list. This garbage are in fact lines from my document. In the document they look just like other text, but they appear in the list. When I update the style of these lines (for example it uses normal and I just click on normal style), they disappears from the list. I save the document but next time word reformats it again and I have the exactly the same garbage in the contents list. I realized I can stop the formmating during document open by ESC, which at least does not corrupt the document again, but how do I repair the document permanently?

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A:Office 2000: Open Office Document Shortcut

I can't find a single way to change that setting. So, here's what I'd do.

Go to your (default) folder in Windows Explorer. Right-click it and hit Create Shortcut. Then, right-click the shortcut and hit Properties. Hit Change Icon. Give it the Open Office Document icon and also rename it to Open Office Document.

Copy or cut the shortcut.

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Hello,

Great Forum. Wonderful, knowledgeable folks.

Had to re-format HD, and seems to be working now.
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I only have, if I remember right, 2 or 3 downloads allowable/available from the
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Is this what I want ?
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Both Open office and Libre Office can open most Word/Excel documents provided they don't use any incompatible features. They will not open any encrypted documents however. It is also possible to save documents in .doc and .docx format though how compatible the .docx format is I am not sure.

Home ? LibreOffice

OpenOffice.org - The Free and Open Productivity Suite

There is also Kingsoft which looks like Office 2003 and can read but not write the later Office file types. There are free versions of this.

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MS Office 2003 fully updated

Thanks in advance
 

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Sounds like a machine error... Tell us about your computer, connection, antivirus, and antispyware in some detail... We would like to know brand, or motherboard, age, and configuration... as well as your spyware and antivirus
 

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Thank you for your suggestions, here an update: I got the file working - how, no idea. I re-opened the original attachment, deleted the one I had on my PC and voila, it works.

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Hi tafa263, and welcome to TSG.

Some possible repair methods suggested by Microsoft:

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http://support.microsoft.com/kb/893672/

How to troubleshoot damaged Word documents
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/826864/

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Hi,

What does the Print Preview for the doc. show?

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Quote: Originally Posted by Judesman


In a Word document in Office for XP if I type in a URL or email address it immediately turns into a link (Coloured blue). This does not happen with Word in Office 2007. Is this by design and how do I get a URL or email address to appear as a link please?



Hello, Welcome to SF,

Try these steps and see whether it works

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A:Open Office Document replaced by pound signs

If problem comes in excel sheet then you need to be click on enable editing option. open file and click on enable edit. Double click on cell which text convert as pound sign now it will be comes as normal text. Save your file again.

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Hello,

Where was the document stored?

Were you using your own computer when this happened?

Do you have a backup copy elsewhere?

Orange Blossom

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Okay, need a bit more info.

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Jimmy2times said:

I'm still a computer newbie........I bought a magazine recently on Windows XP and there was a whole chapter on Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and all that. My question is........I can't seem to find these programs, are they included with XP or do you have to buy them separately? Thanks.Click to expand...

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Yo !
Have you tryed the Office repair option (Ctrl panel, add remove programs, office xp, change, repair)?
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A:office 2003 word and excel

Hello

do you remember when you install the (system mechanic) ?

if to you can do this a long as you dont have the system restore turned of on your system

steps

start
select ( all programs
select (accessories
select ( system tools
select ( system restore

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Unless it contained sensitive data, could you post the Calc file here so that we can take a look.
 

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I'm going to move this to the Business section which is a better forum for office product issues.

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I don't know if this is relevant, but I had a problem a couple of days ago and found that my Windows Installer Service had somehow been disabled. Resetting this to manual fixed things for me. Something to check anyway. (Control Panel>Administrative Tools>Services).

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OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5300 @ 2.60GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 23 Stepping 10
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http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-8/how-do-i-get-back-microsoft-office-word-excel-powerpoint/1927.html
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Hi Xander82, and welcome to TSG.

The following page on the Microsoft web site explains how to set default programs to open different file types in Windows 7.

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/change-which-programs-windows-uses-by-default

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-word-to-open-office.1109244/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/excel-conversion-in-open-office.922993/
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Do Word and Excel troubleshooting (specifically, the registry edits):

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www.theofficeexperts.com/excel.htm

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/word-excel-office-2k-crash-when-edit-is-selected-from-the-menu.269368/
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"Windows cannot find C:documents and settings/administrator/desktop/charlie/d?

Can you please post the rest of that error message.
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-open-microsoft-office-word-2003.866059/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-office-2000-word-will-not-open.845578/