Exporting percentages from obiee to excel: data type set to custom

(Doc ID 1905676.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.1 to 11.1.1.7.140225 [Release 11g]
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.1 to 11.1.1.7.140225 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Create a report with some numeric data.
  2. In the column properties override the data format to treat numbers as percentage.
    • for example you have one row with 1014223.91%
  3. Go to the results tab.
  4. Export to Excel.


Observe the following behaviour:

Cause

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