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  1. Documentation
  2. DOCS-11775

BI Connector - Clarify version command output for Excel on Mac

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    • Status: Closed
    • Major - P3
    • Resolution: Fixed
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    Description

      Description

      Excel on Mac requires 64-bit Office. We currently document the command to figure out which bitness (64-bit or 32-bit) is installed but the output when you have 32-bit installed is not straight forward.

      Scope of changes (files that need work and how much)

      We need to highlight the specific output from this command:

      file -N /Applications/Microsoft\ Excel.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft\ Excel
      

      Add a results table similar to:

      What's on:
      https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3187505/office-2016-for-mac-64-bit-upgrade

      Return value Meaning
      Mach-O 64-bit executable x86_64 64-bit binary
      Mach-O executable i386 32-bit binary
      Mach-O 64-bit executable x86_64
      Mach-O executable i386
      FAT binary (compatible with both 32-bit and 64-bit processes)

       

      Impact to other docs outside of this product

      Atlas BI Docs

      MVP (work and date?)

      Resources (e.g. Scope Docs, Invision)

      See the Microsoft link above for more information 

       

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            jeffrey.allen@mongodb.com Jeffrey Allen
            jonathan.destefano@mongodb.com Jonathan DeStefano
            Jeffrey Allen Jeffrey Allen
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              4 years, 4 days ago