Can't find Microsoft Excel 15.0 Object Library

Hi all

I'm facing an issue on a new laptop with VB6 and MS Office 2013 Pro plus 64x and Windows 8.1

I'm searching for Microsoft Excel 15.0 Object Library in the reference but i can't find it. I had to search for the Outlook, and Access also. I found them but i can't find Microsoft Excel 15.0 Object Library.

But i do have Excel on the laptop. I also re installed MS Office 2 times, just to make sure. But still!!!

How can i find it? I Think i need to search for EXCEL.EXI but still can't find it.

Thanks again.
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to find the Excel.exe
Be sure Excel is already running, Shift-Ctrl-Esc to open the Task manager,
Applications Tab right click on the excel line click go to process.
The process will be highlighted, right click and click on open file folder

Chris WatsonSoftware DeveloperCommented:
I just created a new VB6 project and added a reference to the Microsoft Excel 15.0 Object Library and it points to "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15\Root\Office15\EXCEL.EXE" (the main Excel application executable - which surprised me).

This is on a Windows 7 Professional 64-bit PC with Office 2013 Professional (installed, if I remember correctly, by the click-to-run installation method).

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You could use

in the immediate window of the excel VBEditor Alt+F11
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Are you trying to use an Office 64-bit product in your 32-bit application?
Wilder1626Author Commented:
Hi all,

Yes, I'm using Office 64 bits,

wow, "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office15\EXCEL.EXE" actually works, I'm so surprised.

Let me test something now. Be back soon.
Wilder1626Author Commented:
Hi Chris, you are absolutely right. It works.

Thanks to all for your help.
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