You try to access datasheet view in a SharePoint list and get the following error:

The list cannot be displayed in Datasheet view for one or more of the following reasons:

  • A datasheet component compatible with Microsoft SharePoint Foundation is not installed.
  • Your Web browser does not support ActiveX controls.
  • A component is not properly configured for 32-bit or 64-bit support.


Office 2010 64bit does not support data sheet view.


Downnload the 2007 Office System Driver : Data Connectivity Components