Solver (Excel and Office 365 Add-in)

Description

Solver is a Microsoft Excel add-in program you can use for what-if analysis.

Platform:

Cost: Free to Install

Available To: Faculty, Staff, and Students

Installation Instructions

Solver is a built in add-in to Microsoft Excel that you can enable following the below instructions: 

macOS:

  1. From the menu bar in Excel, choose Tools>Excel Add-ins...
  2. Check the box for Solver Add-in and click OK
  3. Select the Data ribbon in Excel and you will now see a Solver option in the Analyze category

Windows:

  1. In Excel, click on File>Option>Add-Ins
  2. Click Go next to "Manage: Excel Add-ins"
  3. Check the box next to Solver Add-in and click OK
  4. Select the Data ribbon in Excel and you will now see a Solver option in the Analyze category

For more information, visit:  Load the Solver Add-in in Excel - Microsoft Support

Solver O365 Add-in

Support

Please note that some apps or add-ins may require individual subscriptions or licensing to be able to fully use. The University of Richmond Help Desk support for these apps and add-ins is limited to making sure access to the service is available. All other support must be with the App developers. 

Installation or Troubleshooting Issues: Contact the Help Desk at 804-287-6400 or Submit a Ticket

Assistance with How to Use the Software: https://www.solver.com/solver-app-help-and-support

 

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Article ID: 137921
Created
Fri 2/4/22 4:58 PM
Modified
Mon 4/1/24 5:07 PM