Autodesk Vault 2015
Add-ins for Microsoft Office 2013
Release Notes -
a continuing effort to provide high quality products, Autodesk has
Autodesk Vault 2015 add-ins for Microsoft Office 2013. This Update can
be installed for Autodesk Vault Basic 2015, Autodesk Vault Workgroup
2015, and Autodesk Vault Professional 2015. This
README file highlights how to download the Update and
how to install the Update.
Throughout this Readme document references to Vault 2015 will apply to
Vault Basic 2015, Autodesk Vault Workgroup 2015 and Autodesk Vault
Locate the Autodesk
Vault 2015 Add-ins for Microsoft Office 2013 Update at: Autodesk
on how your UAC is configured on Windows Vista or later operating
systems, users may need to turn off User Access Control (UAC) to
install this Update.
- To install this Update, Administrative privileges are
- This update can be installed and run without any Vault 2015 Clients
installed. However .NET Framework 4.5 should be installed in the system
before installing this update.
- Microsoft Office 2013 should have been installed before
applying this Update.
instruction - applicable to every
Autodesk Vault Client 2015
NOTE: Repair install is not supported. If you want to Repair the
installation, uninstall the Update completely and re-install it.
- Download the Update depends on the Vault 2015 Client that
is installed in the system.
- Run the downloaded setup to install.
LICENSE CONFIGURATION - This Applies to only Vault Professional and Vault Workgroup
How to configure the Vault 2015 add-in for Microsoft Office 2013 so
that it uses the Vault Office License or Vault Professional or
Vault Workgroup License?
add-installation folder (Default path is "C:\Program Files
(x86)\Autodesk\MSOffice2013Addins") locate the file
The contents of the file looks like this:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
If it reads <OfficeUser>true</OfficeUser> then the add-in will consume the Vault Office license,
If it reads <OfficeUser>false</OfficeUser> then the
add-in will consume the Vault Professional or Workgroup
- In MS Word 2013 if a Read only document is opened from
from Vault then it will be opened in Reading View mode. You can change
the View to Print Layout view to view the document. For a permanent
solution, uncheck the Option "Open E-Mail attachments and other
uneditable files in reading view" under
- Vault add-in is not available in the Start Screen. To make
it available open a document.
MS Word 2013 "Open from Vault" will not open the file, if the local
version of the file is old due to changes using Attach/Detach
operations in Vault Explorer. To overcome this issue, delete the local
file and try "Open from Vault" again.
Autodesk Vault Professional, Autodesk Vault
Workgroup, Autodesk Vault Basic, Autodesk Data
Management Server, Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD, AutoCAD Mechanical, and
AutoCAD Electrical are trademarks of Autodesk, Inc. in the United
States and/or other countries. Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows
Server 2008, Windows 7, Microsoft Office 2003, Microsoft Office
2007, Microsoft Office 2010, Microsoft Office 2013 are either
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