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Activating Datastream Add-in in Excel

Sometimes the Datastream add-in gets de-activated.
Result is that excel doesn't show a Datastream TAB.

Here is how to fix it.

Start up Excel
Click File / Bestand

Click add-ins / invoegtoepassingen

Is Advance Office 2007 active?

Go to box [Excell add-ins] and click GO / Start

Next pop up screen :

1. is Advance Office 2007 mentioned but not boxed? 
Click the box
Click OK

2. Is it not there?
Click Browse / Bladeren button

Wind explorer opens
Go to My computer > double click C:\
Go to Program Files / programmas
Double click
Look up folder Datastream > double click 

Double click sub folder Datastream Advance 

Select bottom most file (636K)
Click OK

The Datastream TAB is restored

Same path in pictures


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