I’m 99.9% sure I’m doing everything in this post to the letter, working on a current version of Windows 10 and Microsoft Word. However, I can’t even get calc.exe to execute as shown in the post. The first prompt as shown in the blog does appear, asking me if I want to load data from other locations. I click “yes”, and then nothing happens. No second prompt, no code execution, no nothing.
I’ve tried googling around, but if Microsoft has patched this vulnerability I can find no evidence of it online. From what I can tell they consider it a “feature”.
What am I doing wrong? This is what my formula field contains: