How to Workaround Issues Where Discoverer Exported Excel File Does Not Open In Windows 7 (Doc ID 1335669.1)

Last updated on JULY 28, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 10.1.2.54.25 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 31-Jan-2013***
***Checked for relevance on 28-Jul-2014***

Goal

How to workaround Export to Excel issues that only occur in Discoverer Plus from a Windows 7 client using IE version 8.0.7600.16385, but does not occur on IE 7 or Windows XP IE version 8.0.6001.18702.

This can help with formatting issues and issues where Excel spreadsheets do not open after export.

Solution

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