PowerPivotConfigTool has stopped working


  • hi

    when I run PowerPivot Configuration tool for the second time(first it ran perfectly), I get this error message while it's in the "Examining your system. Please wait..."

    problem details:

    Problem signature:
      Problem Event Name:    BEX64
      Application Name:    PowerPivotSPAddinConfiguration.exe
      Application Version:    2011.110.3000.0
      Application Timestamp:    5081cd4a
      Fault Module Name:    StackHash_8294
      Fault Module Version:
      Fault Module Timestamp:    00000000
      Exception Offset:    PCH_84_FROM_ntdll+0x000000000006DC6D
      Exception Code:    c0000005
      Exception Data:    0000000000000008
      OS Version:    6.3.9600.
      Locale ID:    1065
      Additional Information 1:    8294
      Additional Information 2:    82945c23a48de46b610a2e09ca13c8f2
      Additional Information 3:    6cca
      Additional Information 4:    6ccab7624e147dc089c8a5780d362b98

    • Edited by 9ballz Wednesday, August 20, 2014 3:14 AM
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014 3:12 AM

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  • here is what I've got from event viewer:

    Application: PowerPivotSPAddinConfiguration.exe
    Framework Version: v4.0.30319
    Description: The process was terminated due to an unhandled exception.
    Exception Info: System.AccessViolationException
       at System.Runtime.Remoting.Messaging.StackBuilderSink._PrivateProcessMessage(IntPtr, System.Object[], System.Object, System.Object[] ByRef)
       at System.Runtime.Remoting.Messaging.StackBuilderSink.AsyncProcessMessage(System.Runtime.Remoting.Messaging.IMessage, System.Runtime.Remoting.Messaging.IMessageSink)
       at System.Threading.ExecutionContext.RunInternal(System.Threading.ExecutionContext, System.Threading.ContextCallback, System.Object, Boolean)
       at System.Threading.ExecutionContext.Run(System.Threading.ExecutionContext, System.Threading.ContextCallback, System.Object, Boolean)
       at System.Threading.QueueUserWorkItemCallback.System.Threading.IThreadPoolWorkItem.ExecuteWorkItem()
       at System.Threading.ThreadPoolWorkQueue.Dispatch()

    • Edited by 9ballz Thursday, August 21, 2014 6:47 AM
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 3:20 AM
  • Hi 9BALLZ,

    Please go to the following path to collect more detail log information regarding this issue:

    C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\110\Tools\PowerPivotTools\SPAddinConfiguration\Log

    In addition, the PowerPivot Configuratin tool show the version of your SQL Server is SQL Server 2012 SP1. Please also help to collect the following information:

    • SQL Server PowerPivot for SharePoint version
    • SharePoint version
    • Windows OS detail informtion


    Elvis Long
    TechNet Community Support

    Wednesday, August 27, 2014 10:06 AM