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How do i force SharePoint to open file automatically during check out process?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 10, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Currently, when checking out a file (doc., excel, pdf etc.) in Sharepoint, i right click on doc. and click "check out". Then a window pops up and saying " you are about to check out:...." and i choose the option of saving the file in my Local Drafts Folder. The issue is that the file does not open automatically once i click "ok" in pop up window. I have go back to file in SharePoint and click on it again to open it. How do i force SharePoint to automatically open the file, when i go through the check it out process? Thank you all for your feedback.

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