Office 365 / 2016, SharePoint properties of type [lookup – multi select] do not work on backstage (File / Info screen)

Issue: You have Office 365 / 2016 and open a document from SharePoint that has SharePoint metadata properties of type [lookup – multi select] and they do not show and can not be set on the Office backstage area (File / Info screen) Cause: This is a current design limitation with Office, there are no current…


Office 365 Cannot open files from recent documents list (MRU) with RoamingSettingsDisabled policy set

Issue: You have Office 365 client application (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) trying to open a document from SharePoint or OneDrive via the Office recently used document list and receive error: “Sorry, something went wrong” Cause: Office 365 no longer support the registry key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Common\Roaming] “RoamingSettingsDisabled” [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Common\Roaming] “RoamingSettingsDisabled” Workaround: The workaround is to delete the above registry…