Open SharePoint documents in Office

Open SharePoint documents in Office

  1. Click Open from SharePoint (Open from SharePoint icon) in the harmon.ie ribbon button.
  2. If prompted to Connect to Office 365, click Connect and follow the on-screen instructions.
  3. Select the SharePoint location from which you want to open the document:
    • Recent: lets you view locations you recently uploaded to, and files you recently worked with in Office 365. From here you can quickly access SharePoint documents.
    • Sites: lets you browse to a document library/folder/document set and view its documents.
    • Teams: lets you connect and browse through your Office 365 Teams documents.
    • Sites I'm Following: lets you connect and browse to a location in a site you follow in SharePoint.
    • Pinned: lets you view a location you previously pinned.
  4. Click the More icon (More icon) next to the document you want to open, and select Open in Word/Excel/PowerPoint or Open in Word/Excel/PowerPoint Online.