Excel Add-in Installation (Client Only)
For Jedox users who are accessing the In-Memory DB from a client computer using Excel, advanced setup should be selected during installation. The following steps describe this process. For large-scale installations, see Silent Setup for Automated Software Distribution.
Note: the Excel Add-in client must be the same release number as the Jedox server.
Step 1 – Download and run the current Jedox Setup file for Windows. Select the language for installation:
Step 2 – Jedox Setup Wizard:
Step 3 – License Agreement:
Step 4 – Setup type
If setup has not detected a Jedox installation on the computer:
Choose Advanced setup from the next screen and click Next.
If setup has detected a Jedox installation on the computer:
Choose the type of setup you prefer:
- Repair / Update
(Displays the previously installed components and allows a new selection of components.)
Uninstalls the existing Jedox installation and then quits the setup.
Step 5 – At the next screen, select Jedox Excel Add-in and, if desired, Office Add-in.
Step 6 – Select the destination directory for the installation.
Step 7 – Definition of the user access:
- Anyone who uses this computer (all users)
- Only for the current user
Step 8 – Option to disable the Import Wizard and the Modeler for Jedox Excel Add-in. This option prevents the user from writing to the database. This option is unchecked by default.
Step 9 – Enter a valid Jedox Web Server connection, then click the Test button to test the connection. If the connection is valid, click Next.
Step 10 – Enter the user’s connection credentials and select Windows Authentication, if desired. For more information on Windows Authentication, see SSO Overview. Click Next to complete installation.