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User-defined type not defined

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I am using an Excel file coded with VB. As it is a holiday weekend, I can't get in touch with the person who coded this file, so I am trying to figure this out on my own. I fill in the Excel sheet with the required data, then click on a 'Submit' button. What it's supposed to do is update the database with the Excel data, but instead it opens VB and gives me the user-defined type not defined error. I have seen this in some other posts on here, and have tried to go to Tools > References, but References is grayed out. I also have version 3 of the Soap Library on my workstation, which is what I think the compilation error is referencing. Please see attached. Thanks.
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In the VBE make sure you press stop then tools references ought to be enabled and retry to add the reference.

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Where do I press stop?
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