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  • Invantive Software B.V.


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Invantive(R) Control for Excel

This is a prerelease version of Invantive(R) Control for Excel.

17.31.46-BETA | Updated: 13 Apr 2019



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Software Author(s):

  • Invantive Software B.V.

Invantive(R) Control for Excel 17.31.46-BETA

This is a prerelease version of Invantive(R) Control for Excel.

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

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Requires dotnet4.7 and a reboot

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:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade invantive-control-for-excel -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [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="'STEP 3 URL'"

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure invantive-control-for-excel installed
    name: invantive-control-for-excel
    state: present
    version: 17.31.46-BETA
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'invantive-control-for-excel' do
  action    :install
  version  '17.31.46-BETA'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: invantive-control-for-excel,
    Version: 17.31.46-BETA,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller invantive-control-for-excel
   Name     = 'invantive-control-for-excel'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '17.31.46-BETA'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'invantive-control-for-excel':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '17.31.46-BETA',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install invantive-control-for-excel version="17.31.46-BETA" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 13 Apr 2019.


Invantive Control for Excel

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

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

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName = $packageName
  fileType = 'MSI'
  url = ''
  url64bit = ''
  softwareName = 'Invantive Control for Excel'
  checksum = 'CBFE756DD790A7F118B9EEC7CB085FDAC6B62341E782769D965DA9F49AEC2A22'
  checksumType = 'sha256'
  checksum64 = 'CBFE756DD790A7F118B9EEC7CB085FDAC6B62341E782769D965DA9F49AEC2A22'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  silentArgs = "/qn /norestart /l*v `"$env:Temp\invantive-control-for-excel-17.31.46-msi-install.log`""
  validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.1.20-BETA 33 Saturday, May 2, 2020 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.0.84 8 Tuesday, September 1, 2020 Waiting for Maintainer
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.0.82 10 Monday, August 31, 2020 Waiting for Maintainer
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.0.79 14 Thursday, August 27, 2020 Waiting for Maintainer
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.0.65 12 Friday, August 7, 2020 Waiting for Maintainer
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.0.64 10 Thursday, August 6, 2020 Waiting for Maintainer
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.0.51 13 Wednesday, August 5, 2020 Waiting for Maintainer
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.0.50 23 Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Approved
Invantive(R) Control for Excel 20.0.49 12 Saturday, July 25, 2020 Approved

Included components:

  • Invantive.Producer.Windows 17.31.74-BETA
    Included Components:
  • Various Microsoft-supplied components
    Included Components:
  • Various open source components
    Included Components:
  • Invantive.Excel.Starter 17.31.39-BETA

Version 17.31.35-BETA, released 2019-04-10.


  • Increase start up speed.

Version 17.31.32-BETA, released 2019-04-10.


  • Reduce startup time.

Version 17.31.28-BETA, released 2019-03-29.


  • Add more Octopus Excel formulas.
  • Add formulas for Octopus.

Version 17.31.26-BETA, released 2019-03-25.


  • 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.

Version 17.31.19-BETA, released 2019-03-11.


  • 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.

Bug fixes:

  • Fix Data Analysis download without Workbook.

Version 17.31.18-BETA, released 2019-03-08.


  • 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.

Bug fixes:

  • Show scrollbars when necessary in model editor.

Version 17.31.14-BETA, released 2019-02-13.

Bug fixes:

  • Avoid ArgumentNullException when SQL statement becomes empty of ${} expansion.
  • Avoid NullReferenceException due to Office bug.

Version 17.31.13-BETA, released 2019-02-01.

Bug fixes:

  • Fix System.Runtime not found exception [ITGEN-3857].

Version 17.31.4-BETA, released 2019-01-23.

Bug fixes:

  • Restore adding product properties to exceptions.

Version 17.31.2-BETA, released 2019-01-21.


  • Upgrade to 4.7.2.

Version 17.31.1-BETA, released 2019-01-15.


  • Changes due to adding support for Linux/Unix/Mac OS on Invantive Producer products.

Version 17.29.30-BETA, released 2019-01-07.


  • 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:

  • 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.

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.

Version 17.26.5, released 2018-09-07.


  • 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.

Bug fixes:

  • 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.

Version 17.24.18, released 2018-07-06.


  • 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.

Bug fixes:

  • 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.

Version 17.16.0, released 2018-04-09.


  • 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:

  • 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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