Application.UseClusterConnector Property (Excel)

Office 2013 and later
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Returns or sets whether Excel allows user-defined functions in XLL add-ins to be run on a compute cluster. Read/write

expression .UseClusterConnector

expression A variable that represents an Application object.

Return Value

Boolean

True if Excel allows user-defined functions in XLL add-ins to be run on a compute cluster; otherwise False. The setting of the UseClusterConnector property corresponds to the Allow user-defined XLL functions to run on a compute cluster check box under Formulas in the Advanced category of the Excel Options dialog box.

Note Note

To enable the UseClusterConnector property you must install a High Performance Computing (HPC) Cluster Connector. A Cluster Connector enables you to run cluster-safe XLL functions remotely on an HPC cluster for increased performance.

After setting the UseClusterConnector property, use the ClusterConnector property to specify the HPC Cluster Connector to use.

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