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Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.2.172

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Invantive(R) Control for Excel, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Invantive(R) Control for Excel, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Invantive(R) Control for Excel, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

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2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

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    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade invantive-control-for-excel -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'20.2.172'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade invantive-control-for-excel -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'20.2.172'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install invantive-control-for-excel
    name: invantive-control-for-excel
    version: '20.2.172'
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

chocolatey_package 'invantive-control-for-excel' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '20.2.172'

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.

cChocoPackageInstaller invantive-control-for-excel
    Name     = "invantive-control-for-excel"
    Version  = "20.2.172"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.

package { 'invantive-control-for-excel':
  ensure   => '20.2.172',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 24 Dec 2021.


Invantive Control for Excel

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'invantive-control-for-excel'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName = $packageName
  fileType = 'MSI'
  url = 'https://download.invantive.com/release/msi/Invantive%20Control%20for%20Excel-20.2.172.msi'
  url64bit = 'https://download.invantive.com/release/msi/Invantive%20Control%20for%20Excel-20.2.172.msi'
  softwareName = 'Invantive Control for Excel'
  checksum = 'EA4A7A2D3614B04D7E8567CAD49D31C4EE60D9AB36DDEFF4DC2C7E9BCFA85A98'
  checksumType = 'sha256'
  checksum64 = 'EA4A7A2D3614B04D7E8567CAD49D31C4EE60D9AB36DDEFF4DC2C7E9BCFA85A98'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  silentArgs = "/qn /norestart /l*v `"$env:Temp\invantive-control-for-excel-20.2.172-msi-install.log`""
  validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.47-BETA 4 Sunday, May 15, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.46-BETA 4 Sunday, May 15, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.40-BETA 6 Thursday, May 12, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.39-BETA 8 Tuesday, May 10, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.38-BETA 8 Monday, May 9, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.37-BETA 7 Sunday, May 8, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.36-BETA 7 Saturday, May 7, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.35-BETA 7 Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.31-BETA 11 Monday, April 4, 2022 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 22.1.29-BETA 10 Sunday, April 3, 2022 Approved

Included components:

  • Invantive.Excel.Starter 20.2.3
  • Invantive.Producer.Windows 20.2.172
    Included Components:
  • Various Microsoft-supplied components
    Included Components:
  • Various open source components

Version 20.2.169, released 2021-12-23.


  • Switch to IPv6.

Version 20.2.167, released 2021-12-21.


  • Differentiate error messages.

Version 20.2.160, released 2021-12-15.


  • Add GL filter criteria to budget formulas.

Version 20.2.159, released 2021-12-11.


  • Fine-tune itgensdf074.

Version 20.2.146, released 2021-12-03.


  • Add hint to itgensdf034.

Version 20.2.141, released 2021-11-30.


  • Add error message on failed calls.

Version 20.2.120, released 2021-11-10.


  • Add new OG images.

Bug fixes:

  • Fix calendar of Exact Online cash flow.

Version 20.2.112, released 2021-11-08.

Bug fixes:

  • Improve file handling of session IO log.

Version 20.2.74, released 2021-10-26.


  • Change execution log and native call logging to NDJSON format.

Version 20.2.27, released 2021-09-22.


  • Performance improvements.

Version 20.2.19, released 2021-09-20.

Bug fixes:

  • Fix NRE in UDF.

Version 20.2.14, released 2021-09-14.

Bug fixes:

  • Improve error message when trying to auto-save a restored workbook.

Version 20.2.8, released 2021-09-08.


  • Extend license agreement configuration options in Data Hub.
  • Enable choice of extension for published Excel sheet to avoid itgenclr013.
  • Make locker readonly.
  • Add check on valid named range names.
  • Reduce XLAM add-in lookups.
  • Improve handling of Excel internal VSTO bug for split buttons.
  • Try twice to create a workbook when Excel is not yet ready.
  • Advanced filter on GL account code in Excel functions.
  • Advanced filter on GL account code in I_EOL_TXN_ Excel functions.
  • Add I_EOL_TXN_AMOUNT_FC and I_EOL_TXN_QUANTITY Excel function. Added many arguments
  • Add I_EOL_TXN_AMOUNT_FC and I_EOL_TXN_QUANTITY Excel function. Added many arguments
  • Add I_EOL_TXN_AMOUNT_DC Excel function
  • By default allow changes outside of blocks.
  • Add main category to providers.
  • Replace #NA in verbose mode by something explanatory.
  • Make Exact Online UDF internal cache configurable.
  • Memorize last action.
  • Improve cache ratio on Exact Online UDF by reducing date accuracy.
  • Add Invantive Control execution hint VERBASENA.
  • Save publishing settings.
  • Set focus on first control.
  • Set focus on first control.
  • Include non-primary key field value of 'field' in update on ActiveCampaign contact custom field.
  • Search for unqualified table names in Excel connector by default in current workbook.
  • Add consistency check on repository slider.
  • Allow multiple concurrent languages to be loaded and translated.
  • Add search Exact Online company information by various aspects.
  • Default save file dialog to a good location.
  • Improve performance of Invantive Control tables.
  • Set nullable properties of columns in UDFMeasurements explicit.
  • Reduce number of XLAM replacements.
  • Make naming of "Invantive Control Functions" XLAM location insensitive for casing when using deviating location.
  • Allow specification of XLAM location using environment variable INVANTIVE_CONTROL_XLAM_FOLDER.
  • Add Cost Centers and Cost Units to Exact Online building blocks.
  • Reduce name resolution time for DataDictionary data analysis building blocks, saving 25 ms on log on.
  • Reduce name resolution time for Teamleader data analysis building blocks, saving 100 ms on log on.
  • Differentiate error codes on enabling XLAM add-in.
  • Add Building Blocks for AccountView.
  • Reduce amount of balance sheet data downloaded from Exact Online.
  • Improve performance of building Building Blocks menu.
  • Improve window ownership.
  • Include global state in event arguments to improve window ownership.
  • Add Exact Online Purchase elements to Building Blocks Data Analysis
  • Add various building blocks for analyzing performance issues of UDF.
  • Use .NET 4.7 auto scaling for high DPI [ITGEN-4219].
  • Add Teamleader sample PEW.
  • Invantie Control for Office 365.
  • Add Exact Online formulas for cost center and cost unit year opening balance.
  • Reduce startup time.
  • Add balance close formulas for cost center / cost units on Exact Online, such as I_EOL_CCE_BAL_PDE_CLOSE.
  • Add data analysis for Octopus accounting.
  • Add Excel functions for Octopus accounting.
  • Add Facebook Excel formulas.
  • Optimize calculation of dependent GL classification codes in Exact Online Excel formulas.
  • Optimize retrieval of main reporting scheme on Exact Online using Excel formulas.
  • Optimize retrieval of General Ledger classification description on Exact Online using Excel formulas.
  • Increase measurement resolution from 16 ms to 100 ns in [email protected]
  • Improve performance on large Exact Online accountancy environments when using I_EOL_DIV_... formulas.
  • Display meaningful error when IP_EMPTY can not be found during resizing the named ranges.
  • Improve performance of Exact Online Balance formulas on Cost center / cost unit.
  • Upgrade to Microsoft.net 4.7.2.
  • Changes due to adding support for Linux/Unix/Mac OS on Invantive Producer products.
  • Improve handling of errors during Invantive Control metadata retrieval.
  • Better error message when trying to unprotect a sheet that is locked with another password than known by Invantive Control.
  • Improve startup performance [ITGEN-451].
  • Delay starting Invantive Composition to improve startup performance [ITGEN-451].
  • Delay starting Invantive Control to improve startup performance [ITGEN-451].
  • Delay starting Invantive Control to improve startup performance [ITGEN-451].
  • Retrieve metadata for named ranges in the Invantive Control provider.

Bug fixes:

  • Improve performance of GetEolXmlGLClassificationMemberAccountInformation related functions.
  • Publish: allow converting workbook file type.
  • Fix userlogincode UDF variable.
  • Fix issue with wrong column names being generated.
  • Fix excel00005 error message on I_EOL_TXN_AMOUNT_DC.
  • Skip itgenlic665 error allowing sync even when user has no access to block definitions.
  • Remove parameters on I_EOL_TXN functions to keep the total number on 20 for Excel support.
  • Fix error on not finding reporting scheme when the partition required is not selected.
  • Do not throw itgenude011 when retrieving balance of a cost centre.
  • Refactoring document properties to prevent exceptions when retrieving non-existing properties.
  • Return #N/A when currency exchange rate on Exact Online doesn't instead of 0.
  • Refactoring document properties to prevent exceptions when retrieving non-existing properties.
  • Fix column ordering, filtering, etc on data analysis blocks.
  • Fix select range form layout.
  • Cast Excel ranges to make sure they are actually always ranges.
  • Fix layout on free format SQL editor.
  • Hide irrelevant building blocks.
  • Control: Add check workbook structure tool button to check if all required worksheets are registered.
  • Fix Producer repository log on using managed Oracle driver.
  • Fix NRE when executing triggers [SUP-7329].
  • Ignore exception when determining the number format when retrieving the object metadata [SUP-5237].
  • Disable optimization to return null on I_EOL_TIMESHEETS_AMOUNT when Date From > Date To in case not both are specified.
  • Fix formatting of Guid fields in matrix formulas which causes the entire matrix formula to show #VALUE.
  • Allow changing location of XLAM.
  • Fix itgenemd007 error when connecting twice to the same connector in Invantive Control.
  • Correct missing translation of product name in error itgenuty477.
  • Exclude Print_Titles from names in Invantive Control Excel connector.
  • Improve calculation of full qualified name for Excel objects to include schema and catalog.
  • Improve determination of timestamp for XLAM to allow multi-user use.
  • Improve determination of timestamp for XLAM to allow multi-user use.
  • Relocate XLAM to absolute path instead of relative path.
  • Fix evaluation of Invantive Script system variables upon first use.
  • Always enable main tab, don't show license dialog when function is not licensed.
  • Improve handling of internal NullReferenceException in Office VSTO.
  • Register correct database name when not using Invantive Keychain.
  • Fix itgenfir003 on using I_EOL_GLTXN_POST Excel formula.
  • Fix Data Analysis download without Workbook.
  • Show scrollbars when necessary in model editor.
  • Avoid ArgumentNullException when SQL statement becomes empty of ${} expansion.
  • Avoid NullReferenceException due to Office bug.
  • Fix System.Runtime not found exception [ITGEN-3857].
  • Restore adding product properties to exceptions.
  • Avoid error message when an Excel name referring to #REF is defined.
  • Fix NotImplementedException and data type resolution bug in Invantive Control.
  • Exclude internal names from Invantive Control provider metadata.
  • Reduce calls on model cache when relocating links [ITGEN-3612].

Version 17.28.1, released 2018-10-22.


  • Upgrade samples.
  • Perform integrity checks on the data type of an Excel-based table when no data type could be determined from the number format.
  • Increase maximum size of result set to above 4 billion rows.
  • Display blk_current_min_z_name in Model Editor [ITGEN-3085].
  • IC: Show number of rows retrieved when downloading blocks.
  • Update translations.
  • Add integrity checks on 3D point location.
  • Add I_EOL_ACT_SLS_CREDIT_LINE and I_EOL_ACT_PUR_CREDIT_LINE to retrieve credit line.
  • Clarify error when an array formula is used exceeding 2.084 characters.
  • Avoid itgensdf054 Detect adding worksheets where not allowed [ITGEN-821].
  • Improve performance by streaming row checks.
  • Give hint about available workbooks when the catalog name does not match an opened workbook.
  • Extend data analysis blocks for Exact Online.
  • Check value of Exact Online General Ledger Account Balance Type filter to aid user.
  • Improve recognition of data types in Excel tables and names with Invantive Control provider.
  • Enable use of $C, $X, $P, $R in where clause of pick list for Excel cell [ITGEN-2842].
  • Add Teamleader building blocks.
  • Fine-grained cash flow for Purchase Orders and Sales Orders on Exact Online.
  • Add where clause to lists of values in Control [ITGEN-2753].
  • Add where clause to model for parameter pick lists in Control [ITGEN-2691].
  • Hide log on information in tool tip on connect for Control and Composition when not connected.
  • Improve performance of Exact Online Open / Close balance.
  • Add lookup cache for Exact Online GL Accounts.
  • Cache General Ledger Account Structure in UDF function for 4 hours to circumvent Exact Online performance issues.
  • Reduce impact of WPF initialization problem in border/constraint control [ITGEN-2600].
  • Improved logon dialog. Updated credentials storage.
  • Add sample Last Year Sales Analysis for Exact Online.
  • Show trigger executing in progress of Control synchronization [ITGEN-2453].
  • Clear UDF row cache which prevented outdated data to be used in Excel functions.
  • Show Invantive Control provider objects in Available Objects [ITGEN-2117].
  • Tune loading facts into Excel within Invantive Control.
  • Change cash flow to Exact Online REST.
  • Updated partitioning in Control and Composition to allow selection of the partition when having multiple data containers opened, like two Exact Online accounts.
  • Add Excel formula I_EOL_DIV_CODE for Exact Online Division Code.
  • Add sample spreadsheet for uploading budgets into Exact Online.
  • Register session I/Os for Invantive Control provider.
  • Allow specification of currency code for Exact Online item price retrieval.
  • Add formulas for Teamleader to Invantive Control for Excel
  • Added Data Loader in Control menu.
  • Raise error when the Excel used range is very large.
  • Speed up balances on Exact Online based upon classifications.
  • Return 0 when a GL Account Classification has no associated GL Accounts on budget or balance for better performance.
  • Avoid need for scrolling in partition chooser when there are more than hundreds or thousands of partitions.
  • Add UdfMeasurements view to Invantive Control provider with accurate timings on performance of UDF calls.
  • Add XAF, XAA and XAS data analysis lists.
  • Add XAF 3.2 samples for Data Analysis.
  • Add Excel function I_INTEGRATION_ACTIVE for VBA coding.
  • Add re-register VBA integration button to tools menu and log on.
  • Re-register Invantive Control Functions on every log on to ease VBA coding.
  • Allow auto-size result set of I_SQL_SELECT_TABLE UDF for use in VBA.
  • Upgrade components to reduce memory footprint, especially in 32-bit Office.

Bug fixes:

  • Fix NRE exception when not having filtering enabled on Excel tables.
  • Fix error 'itgenefn003: The field with name 'prevyears' is unknown.' when using the Exact Online financial period Excel formula.
  • IC: Fix positioning bug "itgenuty622: Point '{1,0,1}' is an illegal Excel position." [ITGEN-3139]
  • Reduce chance of read lock blocking reading files through OS provider.
  • Fix upgrade of Excel models never synchronized memorizing worksheet names with a block.
  • Fix itgenclr013: Using building block "Relaties" raises error [ITGEN-3090].
  • Fix when 'updating' a field that is and was empty. Resulting in a NRE.
  • Clarify error message when metadata of Excel table can not be determine.
  • Filter on block fields when replacing column expressions
  • Avoid argument exception on block code.
  • Filter failure itgendid048 The value %123123% is not a valid integer [ITGEN-2860].
  • Fix itgenuty263: missing definition of transaction and/or primary key column on updateable Invantive Control block.
  • Only include current balance sheet, exclude previous years in cash flow prognosis.
  • Reduce memory consumption [ITGEN-2582].
  • Fix long delay in the editor on the advanced tab.
  • Add cache to disk to compensate Exact Online XML GLAccounts getting slower.
  • itgenuty198: "Cannot get range of backup sheet ..." when an error occurs. Then Excel crash [ITGEN-2460].
  • Detect Excel errors in ranges and tables queried using the Invantive Control provider.
  • Improve performance of filters on sets of GL Account Classifications with over 100 GL Accounts.
  • Reduce memory requirements from 4 to 3 GB for Invantive Control.
  • Cache also failed SQL select scalar statements.
  • Reduce number of errors thrown by UDF by de-duplicating them.
  • Ensure that text on layout items in Data Analysis fits even when translated.
  • Fix 'the value '40638' must match the data type Nullable' for date/time fields in Excel name ranges.
  • Improve performance of very high volume of GL balance calculations on Exact Online by factor 100.
  • Relabel Invantive Data Cache in ribbon.
  • Return #N/A instead of an error window when determining the GL scheme of an unselected Exact Online division.
  • Improve errors on invalid path names.
  • Improve working of synchronization back to Exact Online and others.
  • Fix problem with attempt to end a transaction that never started.
  • Show correct version number 7 of VBA module for Generic Functions.
  • Prevent issue with building blocks which failed connecting when multiple connections are used. Also made building blocks working on that case.
  • Minor change to accommodate Slow or OutOfMemoryException on parameter pick lists [ITGEN-1940].
  • In edge cases allow text to start with '=' when pasting block values.

Details of Release Notes:

Version 17.14.17:
Raise error when the Excel used range is very large.
Gives a lot of problems otherwise.
Reduce number of errors thrown by UDF by de-duplicating them.
Often there are hundreds of identical errors.

Version 17.14.13:
Return 0 when a GL Account Classification has no associated GL Accounts on budget or balance for better performance.
Reduce resolution times of Exact Online tables to object definition by fully qualifying [PR].
Apply server-side filter for year on approximately 25 Exact Online formulas [PR].

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