OBIEE 11g 11.1.1.7.x - Download to Excel 2003 Generates Bigger Files Than to Excel 2007+ (Doc ID 1954493.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 Using OBIEE 11.1.1.7.x.

When you export any report and do it with Excel 2003 and the same with 'Excel 2007+' option, you realize the .xls file for Excel 2003 export is bigger than the .xlsx file for Excel 2007+ option.
 

Solution

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