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Power Web should allow the default list of windows templates, if no templates have been specified

At the moment (in 2018 R2), if you do not specify templates against a document type, the document is imported as a no content object, rather than the list of "user's default windows templates".
  • Lara Graham
  • Mar 19 2019
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    Chris Tsangarides commented
    25 Mar 17:46

    Legacy ID: MER-I-133

    Idea created at: 2018-Aug-03

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    COMMENTS:

    Rudi Pieters Aug 8, 2018 The default Windows templates of the workstation are not available for PowerWeb. Technically we could use the ones on the IIS server, but would that be useful?

    lara.graham@kinsmengroup.com Aug 8, 2018 Hi Rudi, Yes, I think that would be useful. Thanks

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    Chris Tsangarides commented
    12 Sep 21:24

    Thank you for your suggestion.

    I'm afraid that this may not be feasible because a web client that runs within a web browser does not have access to all of the local Windows resources including which applications are installed and their possible templates.

    Chris Tsangarides
    Product Manager
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