How to install DataSnipper for single use

Easily install DataSnipper and get ready to start Snipping


  1. The installation link is provided to you by a DataSnipper contact. Please reach out to us if you haven't received yours. (e.g. DataSnipper Installer
  2. Microsoft Excel installed, works with all versions from 2010 and up (32 bits or 64 bits)
  3. Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office Runtime (VSTO) is installed. If you don't know if VSTO is installed, you can assume it is installed. If not, install from the following location:

Installing DataSnipper

  1. Download the setup package from the installation link

  2. Unzip the setup package (e.g. DataSnipper Installer In the setup package you will find the following files:

    1. Setup.msi
    2. license.txt
    3. Installation notes.pdf
    4. Changelog.html
  3. Run Setup.msi, follow the steps in the setup

Open Excel

Open Microsoft Excel and DataSnipper should be visible in the Microsoft Excel Ribbon! Import any file by clicking Import Documents and check if the document shows up.

If this is not the case, try enabling DataSnipper.