OBIEE: Exporting Data to Excel 2007 Shows a Different Format to Excel 2003 (Doc ID 1623522.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.1 to 11.1.1.7.1 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Exporting data from OBIEE 11.1.1.7.1 to Excel  2003 and 2007 results in differing formats.
The format is d
istorted when you export to Excel 2007+ compared to when you export a similar report to Excel 2003.
You would like uniform formats between Excel 2003 and 2007.

Changes

 Upgraded to Excel 2007 from 2003.

Cause

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