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Using Office Web Parts by Default ?

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 08, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


I have a SP2010 list with a context menu where I have a few custom pages.  Works like a charm.  I recently installed Office Web Parts and enabled the Word & Excel pieces.  When I go to the Document Library in my site, I click on a Word or Excel doc and it comes up in the Office Web Part.  No problems so far.

One of my context menu items is 'Document Matrix', where it displays a bunch of Hyperlinks to various documents within my Document Repository.  These links are unfortunately simply opening Word & Excel instead of launching the Office Web Apps to display them. 

My question is, when using a Hyperlink, how do I get SP to 'default' to using Office Web Apps instead of launching Word or Excel separately?



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