The SharePoint Protocol support functionality is installed from an Alfresco
AMP. If you use the Windows or Linux installers to install Alfresco, the SharePoint Protocol
Support is installed by default. These instructions describe how to install the SharePoint
Protocol Support into the Alfresco WAR.
When you install this file, it responds to
the SharePoint requests from Office, and therefore allows Alfresco to appear as the SharePoint
Shut down the Alfresco server.
Browse to the Alfresco Support Portal.
Download and extract the alfresco-enterprise-spp-4.2.8.zip file into a relevant
This file holds the functionality for the SharePoint connector.
Move or copy the SharePoint AMP to the amps directory in your
- (Windows) c:\Alfresco\amps
- (Linux) /opt/alfresco/amps
From the command line, browse to the Alfresco bin directory.
- (Windows) c:\Alfresco\bin
- (Linux) /opt/alfresco/bin
If you are using Tomcat, you can apply the SharePoint AMP file to the
alfresco.war file by running the
apply_amps.[bat|sh] command. Otherwise, use the Module Management
For more information, see Using the Module
Start the Alfresco server.
Verify that you have applied the SharePoint AMP to Alfresco by checking that you have
the following directory: