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2065552 - Could not connect to Microsoft Excel error message when opening specific Dashboards report


When trying to open a specific Dashboards report the following error occurs: "Could not connect to Microsoft Excel. To prevent further data corruption, the program must close."

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  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x
  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.x
  • Microsoft Office - Excel 2007
  • Microsoft Office - Excel 2010


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0, feature pack 3 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1


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