- A user installs Microsoft SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Microsoft Excel 2010 on a computer that is running Windows XP or Windows Server 2003. The user is not a member of the Administrators group on the computer.
- The user tries to start the PowerPivot for Excel add-in.
Note The SeIncreaseBasePriorityPrivilege permission lets a user raise the scheduling priority of a process and increase the working set of the process. This speeds up execution of the process.
Cumulative update information
SQL Server 2012The fix for this issue was first released in Cumulative Update 2. For more information about how to obtain this cumulative update package for SQL Server 2012, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Method 1Grant the user the SeIncreaseBasePriorityPrivilege permission.
Method 2Add the user to the Administrators group on the computer that encounter the issue which is described in the "Symptoms" section.
Article ID: 2721122 - Last Review: Nov 19, 2012 - Revision: 1