Discoverer: THE EXCEL FILE CREATED BY DISCOVERER PLUS SOMETIMES FAIL TO OPEN ON WINDOWS 7 (Doc ID 1574736.1)

Last updated on JUNE 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 10.1.2.3 to 11.1.1.3.0 [Release 10.1.2 to 11g]
Oracle Discoverer - Version 11.1.1.7.0 to 11.1.1.7.0 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to export from Discoverer versions 10.1.2.3, 11.1.1.2.0, 11.1.1.3.0, and 11.1.1.7.0 returns either of the following errors from Microsoft Excel 2007 : 

 

 

Changes

 The PC Client is Windows 7.  This issue does not occur in Windows XP.

Cause

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