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Edit in Excel functionality not working



Not showing Excel sheet when user clicks on Edit in Excel button.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

Click on Edit in Excel button in Internet Explorer.

Root Cause

If Pega Add-on's did not install on Internet Explorer browser properly or there is no prOpenAuthoring.ocx file in C:/windows/Downloaded Program Files folder, edit in excel will not work in Internet Explorer.


Perform the following local-change steps:

1. Run the cab installer.
2. Go to \7.1.8 media\ResourceKit\Utilities\OCXInstaller.
3. Run the below command:
> install.bat Developer

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Published March 16, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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