Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Offcat Troubleshooting Tool

If you have exhausted with troubleshooting any client related issues within your system or end up troubleshooting crashing or any other issues related to MS OFFICE use the offcat tool which would scan and let you know what is missing on the existing office software on your machine.

You can download the tool and guide from the following link

This Tool works with below software’s and Clients

Supported Operating System
Windows 10 , Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Vista Service Pack 2
This download works with the following Microsoft Office products:

Microsoft Office 2016 (32-bit or 64-bit, Click-to-run or MSI installs)
Microsoft Office 2013 (32-bit or 64-bit, Click-to-run or MSI installs)
Microsoft Office 2010 (32-bit or 64-bit)
Microsoft Office 2007

OffCAT 2.1 provides scanning for the following Office programs:

Microsoft Access
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft InfoPath
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
Microsoft OneNote
Microsoft Outlook
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Publisher
Microsoft Skype for Business
Microsoft Visio
Microsoft Word
The following minimum version of the Microsoft .NET Framework is required:
Microsoft .NET Framework Version 4.5

Short excerpt from the document to show how it works

Scan more than one Office Program

To scan more than one Office program, simply click on each tile for the programs you want scanned. The following figure indicates Excel,
, and Publisher from Office 2016 will be scanned when the Click to scan control is clicked.

The difference between a single program scan and a multiple-program scan is the intermediate prompt that occurs when all the scans are finished. Continuing with the above example where Excel, Outlook and Publisher are scanned in the same scan, the following figure shows the prompt to select which scan you want displayed first in the REPORT page.


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