Sharepoint metadata

Alexandra Popescu 1 Reputation point
2020-12-08T13:08:30.887+00:00

Hi,

I have a site collection and the document metadata is not automatically transferred to the document when it's opened . This affects only Excel and PowerPoint. In Word documents, the metadata is read as soon as it is opened. I have a special button built into Excel and PPT to load them manually . Is there any solution to read Metadata during the opening of the document automatically?

PS: is sharepoint 2013

Thank you!!

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SharePoint Server Management
SharePoint Server: A family of Microsoft on-premises document management and storage systems.Management: The act or process of organizing, handling, directing or controlling something.
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  1. Itch Sun-MSFT 2,556 Reputation points
    2020-12-09T07:27:09.117+00:00

    Hi @Alexandra Popescu

    What version of office do you use? If you use excel 2016/office 365, then this function will be subject to certain restrictions.

    Currently the most suitable version is to use office 2013.


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