URI schema to open Excel in iOS App RRS feed

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  • Good evening everybody

    I'm trying to create a link in order to open one Excel file from a third part app, with an URL using the Office URI Scheme, and open it in the iOS Excel App.

    I followed the instructions here and I made the l'URL:


    The file is in one folder on my OneDrive account.

    When I tap on the link, the Excel iOS App is launched correctly and it try to download the file, but then I get the errore "Error opening the file".

    I tried to open the file using the url in Safari and Chrome iOS app, with "Open in -> Excel" and the app dowloads correctly the file and I can view it in the app.

    Any idea on what is the problem?

    Thank you and good work.


    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 3:52 PM