Some add-ins are built in to Excel, such as Solver and the Analysis ToolPak. Some other add-ins are available from the Download Center, and must first be. Start Microsoft Excel On the Tools menu, click Add-Ins. In the Add-Ins available box, select the Solver Add-in check box. I tried to run the 'solver' feature in the Tools menu on Excel but I do not have it. I don't have the Microsoft Office Professional Edition
A reader of mine Stephen Chan asked me some time ago how to download the excel solver add in for , and , I didn't have the files for windows. I use Excel I'd like to add the Solver add-in to my toolbar. When clicking on Tools | Customize | Commands (tab) | Tools, I don't see the. On Windows, OpenSolver should work with Excel and later; we test it on 32 and 64 (Older versions worked with Excel , but we don't test this any more. ) Update Microsoft updated the security requirements for add-ins in July
This add-in accompanies the MSDN article "Using the Excel XML Tools Add-in" available from the Related Resources box. To install downloadable excel add ins, you need to follow the Installation Instructions. These may be excel add ins .xlam), Excel .xla) or DLL add ins .xll). Learn how to activate (Microsoft Excel Solver Add In). The Solver add-in is included with all versions of Microsoft Excel beginning with , but it is not enabled.