2107965 – Issues in EPM Add-In / BPC for Excel after installing Microsoft updates

Symptom

After installing Microsoft security updates, the following issues are encountered in the EPM Add-in (10.X) and BPC for Excel (7.X) products:

  • ‘Edit Report’ is greyed out
  • Context options are greyed out
  • The EPM pane shows no connection for current report
  • Refreshing the report has no effect
  • Journal options are greyed out

Environment

  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 7.5, version for NetWeaver
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10, version for NetWeaver
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1, version for NetWeaver
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 7.0, version for Microsoft
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 7.5, version for Microsoft
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10, version for Microsoft
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1, version for Microsoft
  • SAP Financial Consolidation (FC) 10.0
  • EPM Add-In 10.0 for Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Excel 2007
  • Microsoft Excel 2010
  • Microsoft Excel 2013

Cause

  • The following Microsoft security updates have been installed:
    • MS14-081: Security update for Microsoft Office 2010 (2899518)
    • MS14-081: Security update for Microsoft Word 2010 (2899519)
    • MS14-082: Security update for Microsoft Office 2007 (2596927)
    • MS14-082: Security update for Microsoft Office 2010 (2553154)
    • MS14-082: Security Update for Microsoft Office 2013 (2726958)
    • MS14-083: Security update for Microsoft Excel 2007  (2984942)
    • MS14-083: Security update for Microsoft Excel 2010 (2910902)
    • MS14-083: Security update for Microsoft Excel 2013  (2910929)
  • This issue is an unintended side-effect of these security updates that disable ActiveX controls and is not specific to any particular SAP product.

Resolution

  • Microsoft has identified a known issue with these security updates (see below) and has provided a resolution in article KB 3025036.
  • Please follow the steps in this article to resolve your issue.
  • If the issue persists, you need to uninstall these security updates using the following Microsoft How to Guide: Remove an update.
    • MS14-081: Security update for Microsoft Office 2010 (2899518)
    • MS14-081: Security update for Microsoft Word 2010 (2899519)
    • MS14-082: Security update for Microsoft Office 2007 (2596927)
    • MS14-082: Security update for Microsoft Office 2010 (2553154)
    • MS14-082: Security Update for Microsoft Office 2013 (2726958)
    • MS14-083: Security update for Microsoft Excel 2007  (2984942)
    • MS14-083: Security update for Microsoft Excel 2010 (2910902)
    • MS14-083: Security update for Microsoft Excel 2013  (2910929)

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