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can I edit document from within the web browser itself?

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Hi There,

Is it possible for the sharepoint users to view and edit documents (.doc, .xls, etc) right there on the sharepoint web page?

we're working with other people outside our organization and some of them don't have/use ms office.

I've heard something about word web app but knows nothing about it.

I really appreciate anyone's input on this :)

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