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How to enable document version conflict notification in MS Office collaboration scenario?

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#

SharePoint 2007

At my customer we are using SharePoint to establish MS Office 2003 collaboration.

Now we are operating on an Excel file with several people. From time to time it happens that someone overwrites the previously checked-in version of another user because both opened the file for editing at the same time. This is rather unsatisfying...

Is it possible to enable a version conflict check here? I'd like to get a notification when someone has checked-in an intermediate version of the file I'm about to check-in.

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