1. Extensions
  2. Excel Add-in Series 4
  3. Before you download or upgrade the Excel Add-in

Before you download or upgrade the Excel Add-in, ensure you meet the correct prerequisites. 

Preinstallation list

Prerequisites3.4 4.04.1
Microsoft .NET Framework(opens external page)
(minimum version needed)
(Visual Studio Tools for Office)
Microsoft Office version

Office 365 (online)---
Office 365 (desktop)YesYesYes
Microsoft Office 2016YesYesYes
Microsoft Office 2013YesYesYes
Windows version

Windows 7---
Windows 8YesYesYes
Windows 8.1YesYesYes
Windows 10YesYesYes (Self-Service SAML configuration only available for version 1803 onwards)

Proxy settings *
L, N, O, SL, N, O, SL, N, O, S

* The Add-ins are supported by Windows only.
   For Mac users, use a Virtual Machine (VM) that has Microsoft Windows installed. 

* L=Legacy / N=None / O = Override/ S= System

If we stop supporting a version of Windows or Office we'll let you know at least 30 days in advance, via the Release notes(opens external page).

The Series 4 Add-ins check for prerequisites during the installation process. If something is missing, you're prompted to install the missing element.

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