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2640336 - Issue launching 'EPM add-in for Excel' from BPC Web - EPM Add-in 10.0 -


  • User upgrades EPM add-in from SP28 patch02 to SP31 Patch01
  • For few of the users they are facing issue launching the EPM add-in from BPC Web.
  • After clicking the Excel-link, and selecting Model, Excel gets closed. To get into Excel they need to click “EPM Office Add-in Excel” a second time. Then it opens but Open Reports, Save Reports and Save data buttons are grayed out even when users have appropriate authorizations.



  • SAP EPM solutions, add-in for Microsoft Office 10.0 SP31 Patch01
  • MS Office 2016 32-bit
  • EPM Add-in 32-bit


SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.0, version for SAP NetWeaver ; SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1, version for SAP NetWeaver ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4


EPM, BPC  NW, Business Planning and Consolidation for NetWeaver, SAP BPC FOR NetWeaver, BPCNW, Embedded, standard, classic, unified, BOPC, plugin , KBA , EPM-XLS , EPM Excel Client , EPM-BPC-NW , NetWeaver Version , Bug Filed

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