Free Open-Source-Tool for comfortable opening the default folder for Microsoft Office add-ins and launching the Excel add-in manager

File nameAddIn-Man.xlam
Excel versions2010-2019 (Windows)
Interface languageDeutsch
Where is the add-in after activation?"Home" tab, new group "AddIn-Man"
File size68 KB
Lines of code (total)25
Source lines of code10
Comment lines of code12
Blank lines3

Source code
The source code is published on GitHub and can also be opened in the VBA editor.

The tool is shipped as an add-in for Microsoft Excel (.xlam). After installation and activation a new group “AddIn-Man” is added to the “Home” tab.

Download Version 1.0 – it´s free!

Automatic installation (recommended for Windows)

Download “AddIn-Man” AddIn-Man_Installer.exe – Downloaded 855 times – 516 KB

Manual installation

Download “AddIn-Man” AddIn-Man.xlam – Downloaded 845 times – 68 KB

– Button for opening the default folder for Microsoft Office add-ins in the Windows Explorer
– Button for launching the Excel add-in manager


This add-in is being developed and maintained with private effort and provided for free download. I would be very happy about a small donation to this foundation for sick children in the region of Heilbronn/Germany. Read more on the website of the foundation.

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