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Create and Edit Documents using Office Web Apps

You can access Office Web Apps when you create a new file or edit an existing one.

To create a new file using Office Web Apps:

  1. StepsActions
  2. Log in to UW Office 365 OneDrive to display your document library.
  3. Click New, and then select the type of document that you want to create (Make sure that your browser allows pop-ups. Follow steps to Enable popups for browser).
    OneDrive menu
    The chosen document type opens in the Office Web App.
  4. To change the name of the document, at the top of the page, click the file name.
    Change file name by clicking at top of document

To edit an existing file in Office Web Apps:

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  2. Log in to UW Office 365 OneDrive to display your document library.
  3. To open a document, click it.
  4. In the top-right corner, click Edit Document, and then click the option to edit in the online version of the app.
    Choose to edit online