Enabling Co-Authoring

Prerequisites

Co-authoring uses the new M-Files Web in the background. Refer to Setting Up the Backend for the New M-Files Web and Web-Based Add-Ins. If you use M-Files Cloud, the new M-Files Web is already set up.

If you cannot use the new M-Files Web, refer to Enabling Co-Authoring with M-Files April '22 and Earlier.

Setting up Microsoft Office for the web

To use co-authoring, you must enable Microsoft Office for the web tools in your vaults.

Deployment Instructions

M-Files Cloud

Send a request to [email protected] to enable these features.

On-premises server

Refer to Enabling Microsoft Office for the Web Services for M-Files to deploy Office Online Server and set M-Files to use Microsoft Office for the web services.

Self-hosted cloud environment

Your organization must be a part of Office Cloud Storage Partner Program to enable these features.

Refer to Enabling Microsoft Office for the Web Services for M-Files to deploy Office Online Server and set M-Files to use Microsoft Office for the web services.