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Mapping SharePoint Location for MS Office Apps

How to map a sharepoint location to be able to save file from MS office apps directly to sharepoint.

Steps:

  1. Make sure you add your sharepoint server address to your trusted zone on internet explorer:
  2. Open Internet Explorer by clicking the Start  button. start
  3. In the search box, type Internet Explorer, and then, in the list of results, click Internet Explorer.
  4. Navigate to the sharepoint website (for example: https://clickcs.serverdata.net ).
  5. Click the Tools button, and then click Internet Options.
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    Example 1.1

  6. Click the Security tab, and then click a security zone Trusted sites
  7. Click Sites. (See Example 1.1)
  8. The website should be shown in the Add this website to the zone field. Click Add. If the site is not a secure site (HTTPS), clear the Require server verification (https:) for all sites in this zone check box.
  9. Click Close, and then click OK (or click OK twice if you clicked Local intranet in step 4).

Once you are done adding the site to the trusted zone list, follow these instructions to create a “WebDav” connection: http://controlpanel.msoutlookonline.net/KB/Article/1603

(it’s OK for you to link directly to that page…)

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