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2994110 - Refresh Button Disabled in Excel Report


You have created an Excel file and inserted some SAP reports into the sheets. You have saved this file locally on your machine. After a while, the Refresh button in the Excel file is grayed out and you cannot refresh the report(s) anymore.

This may happen after you edit and save the file, after a system upgrade, or even after no noticeable changes done.



  • SAP Business ByDesign Excel Add-In
  • SAP Cloud for Customer Excel Add-In


SAP Business ByDesign all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer add-ins all versions


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