How to open a Word document using my browser

On my local Intranet, I would like employees to click a link on our website, and that takes them to a folder where there are Word documents.  When they double-click that Word document (as if they were in Windows Explorer), the document will open using MS Word.

My environment is Windows Server 2012 IIS.

Is this possible?

Thanks
Dwight BaerStudentAsked:
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Sudeep SharmaTechnical DesignerCommented:
Hi Dwight Baer,

We have helped one of the EE User on the similar issue where he wanted to open the Excel file without IE prompting to open, save or cancel.

Please check this link below from EE and let us know if that would help in your issue as well.

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/Internet_Email/Web_Browsers/Q_28670384.html

Sudeep
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Dwight BaerStudentAuthor Commented:
You've answered my question.  Very well.

Unfortunately, it wasn't exactly the question I wanted to ask.  

I'll open a new question.  

Thanks, Sudeep!
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