compile error in hidden module: deskUtil


  • Yesterday Excel & PowerPnt would not open due to 'missing MSVCR90.dll'........uninstalled and installed 2010 in 64 bit mode........then Word, Powerpnt & Onenote starts as expected but Excel have to comment 'compile error in hidden module: deskUtil'......both at start and shutdown............??
    Tuesday, June 12, 2012 8:19 AM


  • Open your project and check which line is failure.

    If does automatically when Excel start, You can check sturtup directory: c:\Users\<profile>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Excel\XLSTART\

    And remove files from them.

    Oskar Shon, Office System MVP

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    Tuesday, June 12, 2012 9:45 AM