Where to find Data Analysis Toolpak or Solver for Excel for Mac

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This article describes where you can find the Data Analysis Toolpak or Solver. 


Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac:

Download and install the latest service pack to add Solver to Microsoft Excel for Mac. Click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge base:

323601 How to obtain the latest version of a Microsoft product for a Macintosh computer

After you install Service Pack 1, follow these steps:
  1. Start Excel.
  2. Click Tools, and then select Add-Ins.
  3. Click to select the check box for Solver.Xlam.
  4. Click OK.
Office 2011 or Office 2008:

The download locations for these tools are as follows: 

Solver for Excel for Mac: http://www.solver.com/mac
StatPlus:mac LE: http://www.analystsoft.com/en/products/statplusmacle/

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Article ID: 2431349 - Last Review: May 4, 2011 - Revision: 5.0
  • Microsoft Excel 2008 for Mac
  • Microsoft Excel for Mac 2011
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