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Hi,

What do I need to setup to get co-authoring with version control configured?

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You don't have to setup much. Co-Authoring should work if require checkout is set to No on the library.

Some things do stop co-authoring though; Different office versions on the editors machines. x64 version browsers or Office can also be a problem depending on patch version.

This works best for Word, PowerPoint, and OneNote. If you need co-authoring on Excel I believe the current advice is to install Office Web Apps.
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