Open Documents From Document Library in Microsoft Office in SharePoint 2013

Too often Colloboration sites built on SharePoint, when accessed by users who try to open up documents from the document libraries would like to see the content on the native Microsoft Office than on Excel Services. Since on an OOB SharePoint 2013 installation where all services are enabled, when users click on an Excel document, it will try to open the document on the browser itself using Excel Services.  The following configuratinos can be tried to change this behavior and force the documents to be opened in native Microsoft Office Clients:

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