OBIEe 11g: Export to Excel Results in Strange Characters when a Column has a Custom Format
Last updated on JULY 17, 2017
Applies to:Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 220.127.116.11.0  and later
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 18.104.22.168.0  and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
In OBIEE 22.214.171.124.0, you use special characters on a column. But when you export the report to Excel the special characters do not show correctly. For example, set the column data format to Custom Text Format and enter the following:
When you export the result to Excel, you see something like:
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"V5x Flip Phone"
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