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Open Documents in Client Office by default (Classic UI)

This article describes how to prevent WorkPoint 365 from opening all documents in the Word Online application by default. This setting is required to use the mail merge function in WorkPoint 365. This feature is also required if you want to edit documents in WorkPoint Express.

Follow the steps below to set the locally installed Microsoft Office as default for all document types in WorkPoint 365.

  1. Click on the cog in the top left corner of WorkPoint 365.
  2. Click "Site settings" from the side menu.
  1. In the Site Settings page, in the Site Collection Administration section click "Site collection features".
  1. For the feature called "Open documents in Client Applications by Default" click "Activate".

To use the feature, restart your browser.

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