Fusion : ADFdi : Unable to enable ADFdi Add-in for Excel

(Doc ID 1671563.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources Cloud Service - Version 11.1.8.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 

After installation of ADFdi client, the add-in "Oracle ADF Desktop Integration Add-in for Excel" in MS Excel cannot be enable.
Besides, "Load Behavior" is "Unloaded".

Steps :
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1. Uninstall the Oracle ADFDi program from Control Panel>Add Remove program.
2. Login to FA
3. Navigator > Tools > Download Desktop Integration ..
4. Download setup.exe and execute it to install ADFdi

5. Login to FA
6. Navigator > Workforce Management > Data Exchange
7. In Tasks pane, click "Initiate Spreadsheet Load"
8. Click "Create Spreadsheet" icon of Create Worker
9. Open "HcmGenericSpreadsheet.xlsx" by Microsoft Office Excel

 --> MS Excel open, but the spreadsheed does not work, that is, it does not try to connect.

[Excel]

10. Click 'Excel Options' button
11. Click 'Add-Ins' from the menu
12. Select 'COM Add-ins' value from Manage LOV at the bottom of the page, and click 'GO' button

 --> 'Oracle ADF Desktop Integration Add-in for Excel' is listed, but unchecked.

    Load Behavior: Unloaded

13. Check 'Oracle ADF Desktop Integration Add-in for Excel' and click 'OK' button
14. Again, do steps from 10 to 12

 --> 'Oracle ADF Desktop Integration Add-in for Excel' is listed, but unchecked still.
 

Cause

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