OLE Error in Excel

KB Tiwari 1 Reputation point
2022-03-16T01:03:23.743+00:00

Wile opening the excel I am facing the following error, please help me!!

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  1. Emily Hua-MSFT 27,551 Reputation points
    2022-03-16T07:34:11.19+00:00

    Hi @KB Tiwari

    According to your description, I suggest you try following steps.

    • Do all the workbooks encounter this issue?
      Please create a new blank workbook, save it and open it to have a check.
    • Where do you store the workbooks?
      Please copy it to other location, such as copy files from Cloud to local drive.
    • Run Excel in Safe Mode, then try opening this file.
      Safe Mode can help us troubleshoot the Add-ins. If this issue do not reproduce, please go to File > Options > Add-ins > Manage, COM add-ins > Go, clear the check boxes for any enabled
      COM add-ins, select OK.
    • Please go to File > Options > Advanced >Under General tab > Select the "Ignore other applications that use Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) checkbox".
    • If there is any anti-virus software on you computer, please quit it temporarily to check this issue.

    Here is a similar thread you can also have a look, "no links/VBA/addons, but : Microsoft excel waiting for another application to complete an ole action".
    Any updates, welcome to post back.


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