Essbase Excel Add-in: Browse Button Does Not Function in Excel 2010 (Doc ID 1478173.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version 11.1.2.1.000 to 11.1.2.1.103 [Release 11.1]
Generic Windows
***Checked for relevance on 31-Jan-2014***

Symptoms

The Browse button does not allow users to browse to a location to save the file in Excel 2010.

Steps to reproduce:

1.  Install/Configure 11.1.2.1.00 Essbase servers.  
2.  Install 11.1.2.1.000 Excel Addin.
3.  Open Excel, open Essbase, connect to Essbase, retrieve Demo.
4.  Click Essbase Tab, pick Cascade.  
5.  In the Browse button to pick the destination, click on the button. It will not work.

Users have to manually enter the path to save the file. Issue does not persist in Excel 2003.

Cause

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