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2301624 - Microsoft Office compatibility with SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.x

Symptom

  • Which versions of Microsoft Office are supported with different versions of SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards?
  • Is SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards compatible Microsoft Office 2016?

Environment

  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0
  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.2
  • Microsoft Office 2007
  • Microsoft Office 2010
  • Microsoft Office 2013
  • Microsoft Office 2016

Resolution

SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0

  • Office XP SP3 or later
  • Microsoft Office 2003 SP1, SP2 and SP3
  • Microsoft Office 2007 SP1 and SP2
  • Microsoft Office 2010 (32-bit) 

SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1

  • Microsoft Office 2007 SP3+
  • Microsoft Office 2010 SP1+ (32-bit)
  • Microsoft Office 2013 (32-bit) 
  • Microsoft Office 2016 (32-bit) SP09+
  • Office 365 (conditions apply. *

For more info : See Product Availability Matrix for SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform 4.1 - 1338845 - How to find Product Availability Matrix (PAM) / Supported Platforms Document for SAP BusinessObjects Products 

SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.2

  • Microsoft Office 2010 SP1+(32 and 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Office 2013 (32 and 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Office 2016 (32 and 64-bit) * SP03+
  • Office 365 *

* Support for Microsoft Office 2016 will be available only with SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards on 4.2 SP03 or higher versions. For more info : See Product Availability Matrix for SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform 4.1 - 1338845 - How to find Product Availability Matrix (PAM) / Supported Platforms Document for SAP BusinessObjects Products 

Note: SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.2 can now be installed on a system having 64-bit version of Microsoft Office. Please refer the What's new guide at: SAP Help Portal >> Analytics >> SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform >> SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 >> What's New Guide 4.2 SP2 (under section What’s New – Release Notes)

See Also

Keywords

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Product

SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.2