Implementing Office Web Apps Server 2013 by Thorbjorn Vaerp #ESPC13

Tip: Do NOT uninstall office web apps in Sharepoint 2010! Just disbale it!

Office web apps is now seperated into a new product. Remeber it must be joined in the domain and only claims authentication will work.

Advantages:

  • You get nice preview when hoovering over a document.
  • Alot more features have been added.. Pretty much the same as the full clients.
  • it supports exchange, lync,…
  • sharepoint is not necessary
  • you can view files in office web apps from a file share