Financial Reporting (FR) Report Export to Excel Fails Whenever There Is and Ampersand (&) Symbol In FR File Name

(Doc ID 2270861.1)

Last updated on MAY 30, 2017

Applies to:

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


When users attempt to Export certain snapshot reports of Financial Reports (FR) to Excel through EPM workspace (File --> Export to Excel), the following Excel error message pops-up:

"Excel found unreadable content in '<report name>' Do you want to recover the contents of this workbook?" Clicking Yes results in a second Excel error message "Could not open '<path and filename>.'


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