Unable to export to MS Excel

Valid for: MS Excel 2007, MS Excel 2010, MS Excel 2013, MS Excel 2016

The error Unable to export. You need to add Tally.ERP 9 installation folder as a trusted location in your MS Excel appears while exporting data in the MS Excel format.


Microsoft Office treats capsule files from Tally.ERP 9 as unsafe, and prevents export to MS Excel.


To resolve this issue, change the Trust Center settings in MS Excel to mark Tally.ERP 9 as safe.

To change Trust Center settings in MS Excel

1.    Open MS Excel.

2.    Click the FILE menu.

3.    Click the Options tab.

4.    Click Trust Center in the pop-up window that appears, and then click the Trust Center Settings button.

5.    Click Trusted Locations, and then click the Add new location button.

6.    Enter the Path where Tally.ERP 9 has been installed on your computer. Select the check box Subfolders of this location are also trusted, and click OK.

7.    Click OK in the Trust Center screen to save the settings.