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 11.1.2.3.700 and later
Hyperion Financial Management - Version 11.1.2.3.700 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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>.'

Cause

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