- 2016 Excel For Mac Compile Error In Hidden Module Autoexecnew
- Excel 2010 Compile Error In Hidden Module
At the time being, all 32-bit versions should be upgraded already. While the majority of Office 2016 for Mac 1 users did not notice any changes, a few of them have reported about an error message saying: “Compile error in hidden module: Link”, which occurred immediately after the upgrade. Apr 05, 2016 I had to allow ActiveX controls to run before the Excel Solver would load properly. In my case this was a GPO setting User Configuration Administrative Templates Microsoft Office 2013 Security Settings Disable All ActiveX set to Disable.
ALT + F11 should open VBA - but your error says hidden Module1 - meaning you might not even see the module in VBA for Excel.
You might need to contact the source / developer of the file..
2016 Excel For Mac Compile Error In Hidden Module Autoexecnew
Another possible issue could be your Excel Start Up folder - but that would mean you see the error with any Excel file - the following link explains it on an example - but it could be anything in that folder that could cause it - assuming it comes up ALL the time - not just with one file! https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/307410/you-receive-a-compile-error-in-hidden-module-error-m..
There are other possibilities like the file is corrupt or you have e.g. reference issues - without further details hard to tell..
Excel 2010 Compile Error In Hidden Module
What scares me is you write 'someone received an Excel file' - hope this source is trustworthy! Ms lync for mac. Especially in regards to your macro security settings