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Using Alfresco Content Services from other applications

There are severals ways to access and use content without being in Alfresco Share.

Microsoft Office

You can open, edit, and save files directly from Microsoft Office apps such as Word and Excel. This same functionality also lets you open files from Windows Explorer, as well as the option to map a network drive to Alfresco Content Services.

Microsoft Outlook

With Alfresco Outlook Integration you can save and file your emails to Alfresco Content Services from within Microsoft Outlook. You can drag and drop emails in and out of Alfresco Share, and add properties automatically when an email is filed. Other features full search, tagging, metadata support, and workflow capabilities.

Windows Explorer shortcuts

There are also some shortcuts available that your Alfresco administrator can enable so you can work with files from Windows Explorer or from your desktop.

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