Report Name With An Ampersand Unable To Open When Exported To Excel (Doc ID 2156750.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Management - Version 11.1.2.4.200 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

From Workspace, you Export To EXCEL a report created in Financial Reporting. Cannot open the exported report in Excel. The following error messages occur:

We found a problem with some content in "file name". Do you want us to try to recover as much as we can? If you trust the source of this workbook. Click Yes."
and

Click on Yes and you get another message:
"The workbook cannot be opened or repaired by Microsoft Excel because it is corrupt"

Cause

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