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jcneal
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inventor view object missing in excel

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10-05-2011 03:49 PM

hi,

 

I don't see inventor view object in excel's object list. I see it before I install solidworks. Is it related? even I dont think so.

 

How can I get "inventor view object" back into excel's object list? I want to insert it into excel sheet.

 

I am using inventor 2012 sp1, window 7 sp1 & excel 2007. thanks a lot.

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Message 2 of 9 (248 Views)

Re: inventor view object missing in excel

10-06-2011 02:03 AM in reply to: jcneal

From Help:

 

Register the InventorViewCtrl.ocx file in a command window if this is the first time you are embedding Autodesk Inventor View.

  1. From the Windows Start menu, select Run.
  2. Type "command" or "CMD" in Windows NT, Windows 2000 or Windows XP to start the command window.
  3. In the command window, navigate to the following location assuming that Autodesk Inventor View is installed in the default location (C:\Program Files [(x86)]\Autodesk\Inventor2012\Bin) and type 'regsvr32.exe InventorViewCtrl.ocx', and then press Enter.

http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Inventor/enu/2011/Help/User's_Guide/119AutodeskInventorVie/3211Collabor...

 

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jcneal
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Message 3 of 9 (245 Views)

Re: inventor view object missing in excel

10-06-2011 05:06 AM in reply to: MariaManuela

I follow instructions from help before I go to forum. It did not help.

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Message 4 of 9 (225 Views)

Re: inventor view object missing in excel

10-09-2011 06:32 PM in reply to: jcneal

is this a bug for inventor 2012? or just me. thanks

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Re: inventor view object missing in excel

10-10-2011 01:39 AM in reply to: jcneal

I could see that it is the same with me and I do not have the solidworks. I do not know if it's bug.

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jcneal
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Re: inventor view object missing in excel

10-11-2011 12:39 PM in reply to: MariaManuela

solidworks???

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Message 7 of 9 (192 Views)

Re: inventor view object missing in excel

10-11-2011 03:49 PM in reply to: jcneal

jcneal wrote:

hi,

 

I don't see inventor view object in excel's object list. I see it before I install solidworks. Is it related? even I dont think so.

 

 


 

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jcneal
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Message 8 of 9 (189 Views)

Re: inventor view object missing in excel

10-11-2011 04:42 PM in reply to: MariaManuela

oh ok. thanks for your reply.

 

I tested it on a machine without installing solidwork. same error happened.

 

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Message 9 of 9 (111 Views)

Re: inventor view object missing in excel

10-06-2012 07:17 AM in reply to: jcneal

I have the same problem and put in a ticket to Autodesk I believe this is a bug. I have also tried to register the ocx file as an administrator and non administrator. Doing that did not update the list within excel for me, so right now im at a loss.

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