OBIEE 11.1.1.9.x:Numeric Columns Converted To Text When Exported To Excel (Doc ID 2181784.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.9.160419 and later
Oracle Exalytics Software - Version 1.0.0.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Numeric columns are converted to text when exported to Excel 2013 in 11.1.1.9.x.  As a result, functions like sum,average and percentage do not function as expected, on these columns, in Excel.

Cause

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