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RefTreeAnalyser: The ultimate Formula Auditing tool

For Microsoft Excel

Excel formula auditing taken to the next level!



A single user license for RefTreeAnalyser costs € 30 (excluding local VAT)

Buy RefTreeAnalyser now!


Number of licenses Price per licence
1-10 € 30.00
11-50 € 23.00

Contact me if you'd like to order more than 50 licenses

Free Download

Use the links below to download the tool.

The tool will work without a license code but with (only slightly) limited functionality. After purchasing a license, you can simply enter the license code into the tool's settings dialog. The limitations will be removed instantly.

Current Excel versions (Excel 2007 and up)

Download RefTreeAnalyser for Excel 2007 to 2016 (Free demo!!!) V2.0 (Build 111, Updated Apr 26, 2017, downloaded: 9,238 times)

Excel 2003

Please note that the 2003 version will no longer be updated!

Download RefTreeAnalyser for Excel 2003 (Free demo!!!) V2.0 (Build 082, Updated Dec 15, 2015, downloaded: 796 times)

Blocked files problem

Recently (I write this in August 2016), Microsoft has "enhanced" security and is now blocking any files that are downloaded from the internet. This means that any add-in you try to open after downloading will simply not open in Excel (without display of a warning message!). To resolve this, follow these steps:

1. Copy the add-in from the zip file to any folder

2. Right-click the xla(m) file and choose properties:

Select file properties

3. Click the Unblock button:

Click Unblock

Money back guarantee

If you are in any way dissatisfied with RefTreeAnalyser, contact me within 30 days after your purchase and I'll issue a refund.

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What is RefTreeAnalyser?

Ever had to work out the logic of other people's Excel files? Ever had to untie the spaghetti-knots of a large Excel workbook's formulas? Then you know what a nightmare this can be!

Now there is the RefTreeAnalyser, the must-have expansion of your Formula tab of the Ribbon!

Screenshot of RefTreeAnalyser Visualize option of RefTreeAnalyser

With this tool, finding out how a cell in a workbook derives its results and what other cells depend on the cell is a breeze. RefTreeAnalyser makes tracing precedents and dependents a lot easier than Excel's built-in tools. Read more about RefTreeAnalyser.

Supported Excel versions

RefTreeAnalyser is designed to work with Excel 2000 and up, including all 64 bit Excel versions.

More information

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Showing last 8 comments of 146 in total (Show All Comments):


Comment by: Jan Karel Pieterse (12/15/2016 4:03:32 PM)

Hi raffaele,

If the linked file is open in Excel the tool will use it.


Comment by: Sky (2/27/2017 4:18:14 PM)


The newest update seems to have introduced a bug for me where the userform is hidden when tracing precedents/dependent, (the functionality still works in terms of locating the cells). Using excel 2016 on windows 10.


Comment by: Jan Karel Pieterse (2/27/2017 5:20:08 PM)

Hi Sky,

Apologies that you are experiencing a problem.
Can you please provide me with a screenshot?


Comment by: Sky (2/27/2017 5:24:07 PM)

Hi Jan,

There's nothing to screenshot, the userform flashes briefly on the screen and disappears. Arrow keys still allow me to navigate, alt+l still 'closes' and alt+a still changes the active cell, but at no point is the UI displayed other than if I select 'settings' from the ribbon.


Comment by: Jan Karel Pieterse (2/27/2017 5:30:53 PM)

Hi Sky,

This may be due to a change of your display setup, for example if last time you were using an external monitor or a larger display resolution. To reset the form position, open the settings screen and click the reset forms button.


Comment by: Sky (2/27/2017 5:32:36 PM)

Hi Jan,

That's cracked it! Many thanks!


Comment by: Raffaele (3/30/2017 6:37:34 PM)

Hi, many compliments for the addin I'd find it very useful in the Precedents feature, to see the value of the precedents not as ".value" but as ".text". So for example, if a precedent has a value of 1253514,254, but is shown (through formatting) as 12,5 (millions), it would be much better to see it in the precedents window as 12,5 than 253514,254 (as it is today). Thanks!


Comment by: Jan Karel Pieterse (3/31/2017 8:19:10 PM)

Hi Raffaele,

Nice suggestion, thanks.


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