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Office Web Apps - Create new document in browser in IE

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 25, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


As you know, when one creates a new document in Google Chrome, you get to use the Office Web Apps to create the document (not Word). In Firefox and IE, this is not the case.  Creating a new document in Sharepoint opens Word (or excel, etc).  

Is there a way to force IE and Firefox to use the same behavior as Chrome...and create the new document in browser using Office Web Apps? 

Thank you in advance,


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