EstimatorXpress FAQs

Quote Wizard OLE Error at 50% or 100%
When using the quote wizard it counts up a percentage.  If you get to 50% or 100% and it then freezes this might be down to a Word add-in. If you have an Acer or Packard Bell computer then you may have an unwanted Acer Add-in. Open up Microsoft Word...
Mon, 23 Nov, 2015 at 4:19 PM
How to speed up EstimatorXpress when using Office 2013 / 2016 (Office 365)
Office 2013 and 2016 users can try these tips to speed up EstimatorXpress: When Microsoft released Office 2013 they made significant changes from previous versions of Microsoft Office - primarily to support tablets.  With these came some new features which have shown themselves to slow down Excel, and subsequently EstimatorXpress. ...
Wed, 17 Feb, 2016 at 9:33 AM
Excel crashing regularly whilst running EstimatorXpress
Most people only use a tiny fraction of the power of Microsoft Office when typing documents or spreadsheets.  When you run EstimatorXpress we are using a large portion of the power of Excel and tapping into functions that are rarely used by most people. What we have experienced since the...
Tue, 27 Oct, 2015 at 3:29 PM
Turn Office updates back on and install latest Office update.
Microsoft has now released a fix for their recent issue with transparent labels. It is now safe to enable Office updates and install the latest Office update. To enable updates: Open Excel. Click File and then Account Click the Update Options drop-down and then click Enable Updates. You may get...
Thu, 10 Nov, 2016 at 2:56 PM