Discoverer Report With More Than 256 Columns When Exported To Excel The Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet Is Truncated After The 256 Column (Doc ID 1523291.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 10.1.2.0.0 to 11.1.1.6.0 [Release 9.0.4 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Discoverer Report with more than 256 Columns is export fine from Discoverer Desktop/Plus/Viewer to Excel, but Excel creates an additional tab with the error message:

 and the Excel columns are truncated to 256 columns only.

This issue happens with all types of excel :Excel 97,200, 2003, 2007 and 2010

 

Cause

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