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html – How to open Excel file in browser, not in excel application

Posted by: admin March 9, 2020 Leave a comment

Questions:

I want open Ms-Excel file to open in browser only,
i have written following code

<a href="file.xls">file</a>

but when i’m clicking that link, it always popups a dialog box for open and save, when i open the file opens in Ms-excel not in browser.

Is there any way to open excel file in browser only.?

How to&Answers:

add this slug before your link http://view.officeapps.live.com/op/view.aspx?src=. Exactly like this <a href"http://view.officeapps.live.com/op/view.aspx?src=file.xls">show file</a>.
http://officewebviewer.com/

Answer:

Yes you can do this using SkyDrive: see http://www.excelmashup.com/Content/GettingStarted.html

Answer:

Upload it to Google Drive (what used to be Google Docs). Open the document, click on Share, and then link to that address.

Answer:

If you want to open excel with simple steps and no extra code then go for this. Ref >> https://products.office.com/en-IN/office-online/view-office-documents-online?legRedir=true&CorrelationId=e5efa806-45b2-4a32-8801-c1f5818b1e2c. the code for that is as below.
this you can use for Docx file view as well.Ref Image
Html:

<a style="color:blue;display:inline; " href="{{Newdocument_Path}}" target="_blank">{{DocumentName}}</a>

JS:

var Newdocument_Path = "https://view.officeapps.live.com/op/view.aspx?src=" + your Excell filepath;