Documents from SharePoint 2013 search cannot be opened


If you, from SharePoint search, try to open a document and at the end get to a page looking similar to below URLs:

  • ms-owerpoint:ofv|u|
  • ms-word:ofv|u|
  • ms-excel:ofv|u|

It is likely that it is due to mixed versions of different Office application in the client machine.See this blog article for information about how to resolve this issue: