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2.86. "Unable to load ... Dtools6..."

Applies to: All products, release 6.x

When I try to start @RISK for Excel or one of the other Palisade tools, I get one of these messages

Unable to load C:\Program Files\Palisade\System\Dtools6_x86.xll

Unable to load C:\Program Files (x86)\Palisade\System\Dtools6_x64.xll

Unable to load C:\Program Files (x86)\Palisade\System\Dtools6_x86.xll

If Office is not installed locally on your computer, your deployment of Microsoft Office is the problem. See Click-to-Run and Office 365 with Palisade Software for more information.

When Office is installed locally on the computer (as opposed to Web Apps, Office Online, On Demand, and Office 2010 Click-to-Run), we have not been able to reproduce this problem here at Palisade. But a couple of customers solved it by uninstalling and reinstalling Office, and one solved it by uninstalling and reinstalling the Palisade software. In each case this was a full uninstall/reinstall, not just a repair.

Last edited: 2015-05-08

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