How to Install Master Data Services Add-in for Excel
Applies to: SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Edition, Office 2013.
If you are unable to install Master Data Services (MDS) Add-in for Excel, please
follow the procedure outlined below:
First download the MDS Add-in from the following link since this version of the
software has SP1 applied. Download the same architecture as the Office (Excel)
you have. For the 64-bit version of Excel, download 1033\x64\MasterDataServicesExcelAddin.msi.
For the 32-bit version of Excel, download 1033\x86\MasterDataServicesExcelAddin.msi.
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Second, install or enable the software requirements listed below for installing the MDS
Add-in for Office 2013:
Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office Runtime. Download the same architecture (x86
or x64) of your computer. You can download it
Enable .NET Framework 3.5 using Control Panel -> Programs and Features -> Turn
Microsoft Office 2007 or later.
Make sure you meet the hardware requirements specified
on the "System Requirements" section of the URL.
Finally, run the Add-in installation program downloaded above (MasterDataServicesExcelAddin.msi)
with the "Run as Administrator" option.
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Master Data Services Add-in for Excel on a computer that has Microsoft Office