CA PPM Addin Becomes Disabled in Microsoft Project

Document ID : KB000005706
Last Modified Date : 07/02/2019
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The CA PPM Integration Addin keeps getting disabled, and it has to be re-enabled each time Microsoft Project (MSP) is opened. 


Option 1: 

Reinstall the CA Clarity Addin using the below steps:

(Note: The CA PPM Microsoft Project Interface and CA PPM Schedule Connect components do not have to be uninstalled/reinstalled)

1. From Control Panel -> Programs and Features, uninstall the CA Clarity Addin component 

2. In MSP: 

• Go to View > Macros > Visual Basic 
• Expand ProjectGlobal then Expand Modules 
• Delete the modules that start with either CA_ and Niku_ 
• Expand Microsoft Project Objects, Double-click on Thisproject 
• Select everything in the right panel and delete it 
• Save and exit Visual Basic 

3. Navigate to the following folder directory: CA\Clarity\CA PPM MSPInterface\addin and double click setup.exe to run through the install process for the Addin


Option 2:

Update the LoadBehavior entry in the registry for the CAClarityAddin after taking a backup of the registry:

1. From the Start menu, type in 'regedit' to open the registry
2. Navigate to  HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\MS Project\Addins\CAClarityAddIn
3. Right Click on the LoadBehavior, click on Modify
4. Select Decimal for the Base
5. For the Value data field, enter a 3, and click OK

Additional Information:
KB000031673: My MSP Interface addin is disabled, how do I enable it?