Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
After Setup Completes
You can also use the sample workbook independently of the sample dashboard to further explore Excel
Service’s features, such as loading a workbook with the EWA outside of a SharePoint page or site. Follow
these steps to load the workbook using xlviewer.aspx:
Load the Report Center reports library by navigating the browser to the URL http://
TheExcelServer/Reports/ReportsLibrary, for example.
Use the View control to select Current Reports if it is not already selected. (The Report Center
refers to Excel workbooks as reports .) The SampleWorkbook.xlsx workbook is now visible in
the reports library.
Move the mouse over the SampleWorkbook.xlsx text, click the ECB menu edit button, and then
click View In Web Browser. The workbook will now render using the EWA as shown in
The browser URL for rendering the workbook using xlviewer.aspx will now be something like http://
Open=1. You can add parameters to make the URL friendlier and extend the xlviewer.aspx feature.