PowerPivot gallery is displayed on SharePoint sites after you remove PowerPivot for SharePoint in SharePoint Server 2013

Symptoms
Assume that you enable PowerPivot for SharePoint in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013. After you remove PowerPivot for SharePoint from the SharePoint farm by using the SharePoint Configuration Wizard, the PowerPivot gallery is still displayed on SharePoint sites. However, when you try to access the gallery, you receive the following error message:
Could not load type 'Microsoft.AnalysisServices.SPAddin.ReportGallery.ReportGalleryView'
Cause
This is a known issue in SharePoint Server 2013. 
Workaround
 To recover documents from the PowerPivot gallery, access the PowerPivot gallery by using Explorer View. 

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Article ID: 2752605 - Last Review: 10/12/2012 03:34:00 - Revision: 1.0

Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

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