Getting Up and Running with Excel Services

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Microsoft Office SharePoint Server introduces Excel Services to provide a server-side engine for loading Excel spreadsheets, calculating formulas and rendering their output as wide-reach HTML targeting the browser. This tutorial steps through the process of configuring Excel Services so that you can publish an Excel spreadsheet to a Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 site and then render it to the browser using the server-side rendering engine of Excel Services.



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  • User profile image
    Thanks for taking the time & trouble to do this video.  It made it very easy to get up and running!
  • User profile image
    You bet Ian.  Thanks for the comment.  This is cool stuff.
  • User profile image
    My sharepoint 2007 site does not allow me to complete this demo.

    "Open Shared Services Admin Site" choice is disabled.

    Any help?
  • User profile image
    As much as I hate Ted Pattison saying URL like "earl" (I prefer U-R-L myself, but that's just me Expressionless), his webcasts make short order of things I want to know and deploy here for my client.

    Thanks for this, it's really quite helpful. Now I'm wondering how I might lock down particular rows/columns/tab in a spreadsheet.
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    Very Good Tutorial!!!
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    Dave M

    Can't view the demo. Getting the message:


    Media Failure. Try reloading the page or visiting the site for assistance.


    NOTE- part of the error message was truncated but I pieced together the missing words.

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