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open files in office online (365) from windows azure storage

Posted on 2014-11-18
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I have a requirement, my client is using windows azure storage service to store files uploaded by users under azure container/blobs

Now, I need to open some of the files like word, excel, ppt in office 365 online.
and all these files are on windows azure storage.


I need to know would it be even possible, if yes then any link or blog would be helpfull
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David Johnson, CD, MVP earned 500 total points
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Microsoft added this functionality to azure just recently, but you must be using the new storage folder
AZCopy Utility


net use z: \\<account name>.file.core.windows.net\<share name> /u:<account name> <account key>
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David,

Thank you for your help.
I am still a bit confused, will this utility will help me to edit the office documents in office 365 which are stored in azure blobs?
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