Test IBM Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel
You can test the installation of the client components by starting the application.
Before you begin
For full access to IBM® Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel, you should be a member of the Express Authors or Report Administrators role in IBM Cognos® Analytics. An administrator must configure these privileges using IBM Cognos Administration.
- Start Microsoft Excel or open a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.
- Confirm that IBM Planning
Analytics appears in
If the IBM Planning Analytics tab is not displayed on the ribbon, see The Cognos Office interface fails to initialize in Microsoft Office.
- Click the IBM Planning
Analytics tab, and then
click Task Pane.
The IBM pane is displayed.