MSP CA PPM Addin Disabled / Inactive - Known Issues


Article ID: 199651


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Clarity PPM On Premise Clarity PPM SaaS


This KB provides the list of known causes of the Clarity CA PPM Integration Addin being disabled / inactive / missing on a workstation

Symptoms reported may include:

  • The CA Clarity PPM Interface Addin keeps getting disabled, and it has to be re-enabled each time Microsoft Project (MSP) is opened.
  • 'caclarityaddin' gets unloaded / ribbon is gone every time MSP is launched/Integration tag not available
  • CA PPM Integration tab does not display
  • Add-ins are always deactivated every time the user opens MSP. 


Release : All Supported Releases



List of Known KBs (and which symptom it has been known to help with)

KB Fix used for
Disabled CA PPM Addin in Microsoft Project - For one time occurrence Disabled or Inactive Addin
CA PPM Integration Tab Disabled or Inactive in MSP due to Registry Issue Disabled or Inactive Addin
CA PPM Addin Becomes Disabled in Microsoft Project - Addin reinstall required Disabled or Inactive Addin
Unable to open project in MSP/CA Clarity addin inactive - Clear AppData Inactive Addin
MSP Target Error Openfromdatabase or Clarity Addin tab missing due to wrong bit level installed Addin tab missing, but addin is not showing in inactive or disabled sections
MSP CA PPM Integration Tab disabled using Silent Install

Disabled or Inactive Addin

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