Co-authoring in SharePoint


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Co-authoring in SharePoint

If you work on Word documents with others and your organization uses SharePoint, co-authoring will forever change the way you collaborate in Word. We use e-mail to collaborate on documents everyday. I create a document, send it to you using e-mail as an attachment. You make some changes and return it by e-mail. If there is just the two of us and we have plenty of time, e-mail is an acceptable collaboration platform. But when you and I are working on a document with several other people, and we're on a tight deadline, e-mail is more of a hindrance than a help.

Every e-mail creates a new copy of the document, and it's not always clear who has the most current version, or whether it's my turn to edit. With SharePoint, we can both edit at the same time. It would be great if we could all edit the document together. We've already seen how to save a document on a SharePoint site. We could open this Co-authoring document, either from the site by choosing Edit in Microsoft Word, or ...

Co-authoring in SharePoint
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Co-authoring in SharePoint provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Gini Courter as part of the Word 2010 New Features

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Business
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