Lawson Add-ins Error – ExcelDrill.xla could not be found

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You’re updating Lawson add-ins and running into this error when accessing addins in excel.

To resolve this error follow these steps:

  1. Open Excel and go to File >> Options
  2. In Excel Options click on Add-ins Tab

  1. Under Manage: Select Excel Add-ins and click Go…
  2. Unselect any Lawson Add-ins “exceldrill.xla” files and then press Okay:

  1. Repeat steps 1 and 2, in Manage: select COM Add-ins >> Go… and unselect any Lawson Addins selections that path to *.xla files
  2. After doing this, restart excel and you should no longer receive the exceldrill.xla errors. A successful install should show the below under COM Add-ins.