Running the Import manager or doing export and import from excel in CB Desktop/Client Apps will display an error "The 'Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0' provider is not registered on the local machine"
The Import Manager and CB Desktop/Client Apps export and import of excel file are using the Microsoft Access Database Engine and you will need to install the Microsoft Access Database Engine 32-bit and 64-bit installer, you can download the installer at the link below:
Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010 Redistributable
If you have a 64-bit MS office, You cannot install the 2010 or 2016 Access database engine with a different processing architecture from your Office install (or install both versions of the 2010 or 2016 Access database engine) without a workaround. If you try, you will get an error message.
Please follow the workaround below, Install from the Command Line and Use the Quite or Passive Switch.
- Open the command prompt.
- Type the file path and file name for your Access Database Engine install file.
- Follow it with a space and then “/passive” and then hit Enter.
Note: MS Access 2016 the switch is /quiet and 2010 is /passive.
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