After upgrading Microsoft Excel to 64bit, Financial Reporter returns error with Excel Add-in.

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After installing Microsoft Office 64bit, for the purpose of using Financial Reporter, returns error.  Error occurs with Excel Add-ins and returns Runtime error 429.  This occurs when Microsoft Office still have 32bit related excel objects. 

To fix the issue do the following.

  1. Uninstall Microsoft Office Access database engine 2007
  2. Uninstall Sage 300
  3. Using Microsoft scrubber tool to uninstall all occurrences of Office, use the below steps and ensure All versions are selected.



  1. Install Microsoft Office 64bit
  2. Install Sage 300 2022